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Author George Meredith
Genre Poetry: Lyric i
Subjects Architecture; Building; Housing; Property; Landlord and Tenant;
Art; Design; Painting; Sculpture; Photography; Interior Decoration;
International relations; International trade; Diplomacy;
War; Battles; Peace; Military History; Weapons; Soldiers
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Genre Prose: Letters; Correspondence i
Subjects Agriculture; Fishing; Forestry; Gardening; Horticulture
Great Britain—Commerce
London (England)—Description and Travel
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Author Henry Morley
Genre Prose: Essay i
Subjects Animals; Domestic Animals; Pets; Working Animals; Birds; Insects
Natural Sciences (Astronomy / Botany / Geology / Natural History / Oceanography / Paleontology / Zoology)
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Advertisements

8/3/1851

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Genre Advertisement(s) i
Subjects Literature; Writing; Authorship; Reading; Books; Poetry; Storytelling; Letter Writing
Newspapers; Periodicals; Journalism
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Advertisement for the Second Volume of Household Words.
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Author Richard H. Horne
Genres Cross-genre i
Prose: Leading Article i
Prose: Report i
Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Art; Design; Painting; Sculpture; Photography; Interior Decoration;
Education—Great Britain; Universities and Colleges; Schools
Fashion; Fashion History; Clothing and Dress; Millinery; Textile Crafts; Textile Design; Cotton; Cotton Manufacture
Gender Identity; Women; Men; Femininity; Masculinity
Great Britain—Commerce
Great Britain—Politics and Government
London (England)—Description and Travel
Manufacturing processes; Manufacturing; Factories; Factory Management; Industrial Waste
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Darling Dorel

15/3/1851

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Authors Lucie Duff-Gordon
W[illiam] H[enry] Wills
Genre Prose: Digest; Review i
Subjects Biography
Germany—Description and Travel; Austria—Description and Travel
Germany—History; Austria—History
Germany—Social Life and Customs; Austria—Social Life and Customs
Marriage; Courtship; Love; Sex
Social classes; Class distinctions; Aristocracy (Social Class); Aristocracy (Social Class)—Fiction; Middle Class; Working Class; Servants;
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The Cocoa-Nut Palm

15/3/1851

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Author John Capper
Genre Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Agriculture; Fishing; Forestry; Gardening; Horticulture
Asia—Description and Travel
Food; Cooking; Gastronomy; Alcohol; Bars (Drinking Establishments); Restaurants; Dinners and Dining
Great Britain—Colonies—Description and Travel
Natural Sciences (Astronomy / Botany / Geology / Natural History / Oceanography / Paleontology / Zoology)
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Author Richard H. Horne
Genre Poetry: Narrative i
Subjects Agriculture; Fishing; Forestry; Gardening; Horticulture
Animals; Domestic Animals; Pets; Working Animals; Birds; Insects
Civilization—Ancient
Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations (1851)
London (England)—Description and Travel
Urbanization; Urban Life and Landscapes
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Author Samuel Sidney
Genre Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Asia—Description and Travel
Asia—Politics and Government
Asia—Social Conditions
Communication; Telegraph; Postal Service
Great Britain—Colonies—Commerce
Great Britain—Colonies—Description and Travel
Great Britain—History
India—Description and Travel
Railroads
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Chips: The Spade

15/3/1851

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Authors Sidney Smith
W[illiam] H[enry] Wills
Genre Prose: Editorial i
Subjects Agriculture; Fishing; Forestry; Gardening; Horticulture
Money; Finance; Banking; Investments; Taxation; Insurance; Debt; Inheritance and Succession
Newspapers; Periodicals; Journalism
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Authors Henry Morley
W[illiam] H[enry] Wills
Genre Prose: Snippet i
Subjects Bureaucracy; Civil Service
Communication; Telegraph; Postal Service
Emigration; Immigration; Expatriation
Latin America—Description and Travel
Precious Metals; Precious Stones; Gold; Gold Mines and Mining; Mines and Mineral Resources; Minerals; Metals; Quarries and Quarrying
Ships; Boats; Shipwrecks; Salvage; Merchant Marine; Sailors; Sailing; Submarines (Ships)
United States—Description and Travel
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Authors Ignacy Jackowski
W[illiam] H[enry] Wills
Genres Cross-genre i
Prose: Digest; Review i
Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Crime; Criminals; Punishment; Capital Punishment; Prisons; Penal Transportation; Penal Colonies
Europe—History
Europe—Politics and Government
France—History
Russia—Description and Travel
Russia—History
War; Battles; Peace; Military History; Weapons; Soldiers
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15/3/1851

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Genre Advertisement(s) i
Subjects Literature; Writing; Authorship; Reading; Books; Poetry; Storytelling; Letter Writing
Newspapers; Periodicals; Journalism
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Advertisement for the Second Volume of Household Words.
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Bill-Sticking

22/3/1851

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Author Charles Dickens
Genres Cross-genre i
Prose: Essay i
Prose: Leading Article i
Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Commercial Products (Commodities); Material Culture; Shopping; Advertising
Great Britain—Commerce
London (England)—Description and Travel
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'External paper-hanging', or the pasting up of advertising posters on every available square foot of space on walls, fences, hoardings, etc., reached epidemic proportions during the 1830s and 1840s, one of the things that encouraged the practice being the exemption of such posters from the tax levied on newspaper advertisements. Advertising vans, parading the streets at a walking pace, constituted a major nuisance to other traffic. W. Weir, writing a chapter on 'Advertisements' in Vol. 5 (1843) of Charles Knight's London (1841–4), comments:

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Author W[illiam] H[enry] Wills
Genre Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Money; Finance; Banking; Investments; Taxation; Insurance; Debt; Inheritance and Succession
Newspapers; Periodicals; Journalism
Religion; Religion and Culture
Religion—Christianity—Church of England
Religion—Christianity—General
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The Mother's Test

22/3/1851

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Author Mary Jane Tomkins
Genre Poetry: Narrative i
Subjects Children; Childhood; Pregnancy; Childbirth; Child Rearing; Adoption; Child Labor
Family Life; Families; Domestic Relations; Sibling Relations; Kinship; Home;
People with Disabilities; Human Body—Social Aspects; Human Bodies in Literature
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The Sailors' Home

22/3/1851

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Author James Hannay
Genre Prose: Report i
Subjects Architecture; Building; Housing; Property; Landlord and Tenant;
Charity; Philanthropists; Philanthropists—Fiction; Benevolence
Great Britain—Armed Forces; Militias
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Author Richard H. Horne
Genre Prose: Essay i
Subjects Great Britain—History
National Characteristics; Nationalism
Progress; Memory; Commemoration; Nostaliga; Time—Social Aspects; Time—Psychological Aspects; Time perception;
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Author Mrs Mary Anne Hoare
Genre Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Law; Lawyers; Justice; Courts; Trials
Middle East—Description and Travel
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