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Early photographically illustrated books

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Victorian England captured in 1,500 original early photographic prints, including works by distinguished pioneers of the new medium.
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Introduction to Gender & Sexuality in Victorian England - Victoria and Albert Museum

Introduction to Gender & Sexuality in Victorian England - Victoria and Albert Museum | Victorian stuff | Scoop.it
The Victorian period saw the beginnings of a shift in social philosophy regarding legal and customary gender relations.
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Gender Ideology & Separate Spheres in the 19th Century - Victoria and Albert Museum

Gender Ideology & Separate Spheres in the 19th Century - Victoria and Albert Museum | Victorian stuff | Scoop.it
'The principle which regulates the existing social relations between the two sexes - the legal subordination of one sex to the other - is wrong in itself and now one of the chief hindrances to human improvement...
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Victorian furniture styles - Victoria and Albert Museum

Victorian furniture styles - Victoria and Albert Museum | Victorian stuff | Scoop.it
This page describes various different Victorian styles of furniture. The styles vary and include Japanese designs, medieval and tudor and designs from Liberty & Co.
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Victorian Circus - Victoria and Albert Museum

Victorian Circus - Victoria and Albert Museum | Victorian stuff | Scoop.it
History of circus performance in Britain in the 19th century, and the development of circus acts, portable buildings and tenting.
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'The Personal is Political': Gender in Private & Public Life in the 19th Century - Victoria and Albert Museum

'The Personal is Political': Gender in Private & Public Life in the 19th Century - Victoria and Albert Museum | Victorian stuff | Scoop.it
Female skills were also in demand outside the home. Throughout the Victorian period, when family needs allowed, women undertook unpaid work in a variety of fields, known collectively as philanthropy.
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Sex & Sexuality in the 19th Century - Victoria and Albert Museum

Sex & Sexuality in the 19th Century - Victoria and Albert Museum | Victorian stuff | Scoop.it
Male anxieties in relation to both physical and mental health in the Victorian era often seem to have concentrated on the supposedly baleful effects of masturbation, which was alleged to cause a wide range of physical and mental disorders, and on...
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