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The Long Voyage

31/12/1853

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Author Charles Dickens
Genres Prose: Essay i
Prose: History i
Prose: Leading Article i
Subjects Historiography; Archaeology; Genealogy; Archives
Progress; Memory; Commemoration; Nostaliga; Time—Social Aspects; Time—Psychological Aspects; Time perception;
Ships; Boats; Shipwrecks; Salvage; Merchant Marine; Sailors; Sailing; Submarines (Ships)
Travel; Tourism; Hotels; Resorts; Seaside Resorts—Fiction; Passports;
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Forster records (Book 6, Chapter 3) that in the summer of 1848 Dickens was reading a 'surprising number of books of African and other travel for which he had an insatiable relish' and many of these are recalled in the following piece.

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Iron Incidents

31/12/1853

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Author John Capper
Genre Prose: Report i
Subject Railroads
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Author Eustace Clare Grenville Murray
Genre Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Animals; Domestic Animals; Pets; Working Animals; Birds; Insects
Christmas; New Year; Holidays and Seasonal Celebrations
Greece—Description and Travel
Greece—Social Life and Customs
Religion; Religion and Culture
Religion—Christianity—General
Religion—Christianity—Orthodox Eastern Church
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New Year's Eve

31/12/1853

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Author Edmund Ollier
Genre Poetry: Occasional (Christmas, &c.) i
Subject Christmas; New Year; Holidays and Seasonal Celebrations
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Author Reverend James White
Genre Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Health; Diseases; Personal Injuries; Hygiene; Cleanliness—Fiction
Social classes; Class distinctions; Aristocracy (Social Class); Aristocracy (Social Class)—Fiction; Middle Class; Working Class; Servants;
Supernatural; Superstition; Spiritualism; Clairvoyance; Mesmerism; Ghosts; Fairies; Witches; Magic; Occultism
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Tucked Up

31/12/1853

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Author Richard Cattermole
Genre Prose: Essay i
Subjects Dreams; Visions; Sleep
Family Life; Families; Domestic Relations; Sibling Relations; Kinship; Home;
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Author Henry Morley
Genre Prose: Letters; Correspondence i
Subject Ships; Boats; Shipwrecks; Salvage; Merchant Marine; Sailors; Sailing; Submarines (Ships)
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Author Henry Morley
Genre Prose: Digest; Review i
Subjects Animals; Domestic Animals; Pets; Working Animals; Birds; Insects
Crimean War, 1853-1856
War; Battles; Peace; Military History; Weapons; Soldiers
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Based largely on Lewis E. Nolan, Cavalry; Its History and Tactics (1853).

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Amy, the Child

31/12/1853

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Author [?] Townsend
Genre Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Children; Childhood; Pregnancy; Childbirth; Child Rearing; Adoption; Child Labor
Ethics; Morals; Moral Development; Moral Education; Philosophy; Values
Health; Diseases; Personal Injuries; Hygiene; Cleanliness—Fiction
Religion; Religion and Culture
Religion—Christianity—General
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