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Railways and the Victorian imagination

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This work offers a new a cultural history of the railway age in Britain. The very centrality of the railway in the literary, artistic and imaginative life of the nation is set side by side with its financial, speculative and economic dimension. This is a very thorough overview of the impact on every aspect of Victorian culture and how it was affected in so many ways by the arrival and development of the railways. Almost every aspect of human endeavour was informed by and related to the developing railway.

This is a large, handsome volume published by Yale University Press in 1999. Copiously illustrated with hundreds of contemporary illustrations. This copy is in "as new" condition in a very good unclipped dust wrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Not ex-library.

Item details

Added value:
Very good unclipped dust wrapper.
Author(s):
Michael Freeman.
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
27.5x22cms. WEIGHT 1.32kgs without packaging.
Edition:
1999
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0300079702
ISBN-13:
9780300079708
Number of pages:
264
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Title:
Railways and the Victorian Imagination.

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This work offers a new a cultural history of the railway age in Britain. The very centrality of the railway in the literary, artistic and imaginative life of the nation is set side by side with its financial, speculative and economic dimension. This is a very thorough overview of the impact on every aspect of Victorian culture and how it was affected in so many ways by the arrival and development of the railways. Almost every aspect of human endeavour was informed by and related to the developing railway.

This is a large, handsome volume published by Yale University Press in 1999. Copiously illustrated with hundreds of contemporary illustrations. This copy is in "as new" condition in a very good unclipped dust wrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Not ex-library.

Added value:
Very good unclipped dust wrapper.
Author(s):
Michael Freeman.
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
27.5x22cms. WEIGHT 1.32kgs without packaging.
Edition:
1999
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0300079702
ISBN-13:
9780300079708
Number of pages:
264
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Title:
Railways and the Victorian Imagination.

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