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Adventures in a Snoozing Cellar, young blades visiting a brothel which obviously caters for a variety of tastes. From
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Adventures in a Snoozing Cellar: young blades visiting a brothel which obviously caters for a variety of tastes. From 'Real Life in Ireland' by 'Brian Boru' London, 1826) Aquatint.

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History, english, england, plimsoll, samuel, samuel plimsoll, politician, politicians, politics, reformer, reformers, bristol, coffin ship, coffin ships, 1876, shipping act, shipping acts, merchant shipping act, prisoner, prisoners,
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Samuel Plimsoll (1824-1898) English politician and social reformer born at Bristol, called the sailor's friend. Campaigned against 'coffin ships', overloaded, unseaworthy vessles, often over insured. In 1876 the Merchant Shipping Act passed by Parliament

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History, composer, composers, german, german composer, german composers, schumann, robert, Robert Schumann, lithograph, lithographs,
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Robert Schumann (1810-1856) German Romantic composer. Lithograph.

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History, composer, composers, german, german composer, german composers, schumann, robert, Robert Schumann, Clara, clara schumann,
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Robert Schumann (1810-1856) German Romantic composer with his wife Clara (born Wieck) From a photograph. Halftone.

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History, composer, composers, german, german composer, german composers, schumann, robert, Robert Schumann, Clara, clara schumann, pianist, pianists,
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Clara Schumann (born Clara Wieck - 1819-1896) German pianist in old age. Widow of composer Robert Schumann. From a photograph. Halftone.

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History, historical, hitchcock, edward, Edward Hitchcock, geology, geology, geologist, geologists, American, geology, geologist, geologists, presidents, President, amherst, college, colleges, education, Amherst College, Massachusetts, palaeontology, fossil, fossils, fossilised, dinosaurs, dinosaurs,
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Edward Hitchcock (1793-1864) American geologist who was the third President of Amherst College (1845-1854) He carried out geological surveys in Massachusetts. In palaeontology, he published papers on the fossilised dinosaur tracks in the Connecticut Va

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History, wollaston, william, hyde, William Hyde Wollaston, English, chemists, chemistry, chemist, Norfolk, Palladium, Rhodium, ductile, Ductile Platinum, platinum, spectroscopy, solar, solar spectrum, WHA71,
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William Hyde Wollaston (1766-1828) English chemist, born at East Dereham, Norfolk, England. Wollaston discovered Palladium (1804) Rhodium (1805) and Ductile Platinum. In spectroscopy he worked on the Fraunhofer lines in the solar spectrum. From James

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History,
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William Gregory (1803-1858) Scottish chemist. Professor of medicine and chemistry at King's College, Aberdeen, and from 1843 Professor of chemistry at Edinburgh university. Studied under Justus von Liebig at Giessen, Germany, and edited English editions

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History, historical, AmosEaton, American, americans, botany, botanists, botanist, geology, geology, geologist, geologists, geology, geologist, geologists, law, lawyers, lawyer, lecturer, lecturers, engravings, engraving, science, scientists, Scientist,
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Amos Eaton (1776-1842) American botanist, geologist, lawyer and public lecturer. Engraving, 1896. Scientist

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History, woman, women, female, females, child, children, girl, girls, hat, hats, The Book of English Trades, engraving, engravings,
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Women and girl making plaited straw hats. From 'The Book of English Trades', London, 1821. Hand-coloured wood engraving

Ref No: 103236
History, history, literature, lytton, edward, edward lytton, baron lytton, baron, barons, english, novelist, novelists, poet, poets, statesman, statesmen, Viceroy of India, owen meredith, Siamese Twins, shave, shaves, shaving, mirror, mirrors,
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Edward George Bulwer Lytton, first Baron Lytton (1803-1873) English novelist, poet and statesman. Viceroy of India 1876-1880. Published poetry under pseudonym Owen Meredith. Author of 'Siamese Twins', a satire. Lytton shaving in front of a cheval mirror

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History, Astronomy, astronomers, olmsted, denison, Denison Olmsted, American, physicists, physicist, astronomer, hail, meteor, meteors, aurora borealis, aurora, borealis, engravings, Engraving, WHA71,
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Denison Olmsted (1791-1859) American physicist and astronomer, known for his observations of hail, meteors and the aurora borealis. Engraving, 1896.

     

 

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