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Slang

24/9/1853

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Author George Augustus Sala
Genres Prose: Essay i
Prose: Leading Article i
Subject Language and Languages
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A Norman Story

24/9/1853

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Author Edmund Saul Dixon
Genre Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Ethics; Morals; Moral Development; Moral Education; Philosophy; Values
France—Description and Travel
Money; Finance; Banking; Investments; Taxation; Insurance; Debt; Inheritance and Succession
Myth; Legends; Epic Literature; Fables; Allegory; Folklore
Supernatural; Superstition; Spiritualism; Clairvoyance; Mesmerism; Ghosts; Fairies; Witches; Magic; Occultism
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Old Bones

24/9/1853

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Author Francis Trevelyan Buckland
Genre Prose: Snippet i
Subjects Historiography; Archaeology; Genealogy; Archives
Natural Sciences (Astronomy / Botany / Geology / Natural History / Oceanography / Paleontology / Zoology)
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Author Frederick Bayle St. John
Genre Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Crimean War, 1853-1856
Europe, Eastern—Description and Travel; Europe, Central—Description and Travel
Travel; Tourism; Hotels; Resorts; Seaside Resorts—Fiction; Passports;
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Part of a series of articles on Central and Eastern Europe. See also 'Bucharest', Household Words,VIII, No. 184; 'The Gipsy Slaves of Wallachia', Household Words, VIII, No. 185; 'A Wallachian Squire', Household Words, VIII, No. 189; 'Turks in Bulgaria', Household Words, VIII, No. 190; 'Protégés of the Czar', Household Words, VIII, No. 194; 'Varna', Household Words, VIII, No. 195; 'A Border of the Black Sea', Household Words, VIII, No. 200.

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Moonrise

24/9/1853

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Author Adelaide Anne Procter
Genre Poetry: Narrative i
Subjects Ethics; Morals; Moral Development; Moral Education; Philosophy; Values
Religion; Religion and Culture
Religion—Christianity—General
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Authors George Dodd
Henry Morley
Genre Prose: Report i
Subjects Associations; Institutions; Clubs; Labor Unions
Literature; Writing; Authorship; Reading; Books; Poetry; Storytelling; Letter Writing
London (England)—Description and Travel
Newspapers; Periodicals; Journalism
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A Russian Stranger

24/9/1853

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Author George Dodd
Genre Prose: Essay i
Subject Precious Metals; Precious Stones; Gold; Gold Mines and Mining; Mines and Mineral Resources; Minerals; Metals; Quarries and Quarrying
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Trust and No Trust

24/9/1853

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Author Henry Morley
Genres Cross-genre i
Prose: Essay i
Prose: Short Fiction i
Subject Ethics; Morals; Moral Development; Moral Education; Philosophy; Values
Attachments: 0 · Links: 0 · Hits: 267

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Author Charles Dickens
Genres Prose: Essay i
Prose: Leading Article i
Subjects Gender Identity; Women; Men; Femininity; Masculinity
Great Britain—Politics and Government
Literature; Writing; Authorship; Reading; Books; Poetry; Storytelling; Letter Writing
Myth; Legends; Epic Literature; Fables; Allegory; Folklore
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In July 1853 Cruikshank issued the first number of his projected Fairy Library, a re-telling of the story of 'Hop-O'-My-Thumb, and the Seven-League Boots' accompanied by some splendid illustrations.

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Author John Capper
Genre Prose: Essay i
Subjects Great Britain—Commerce
Inventors; Inventions
Law; Lawyers; Justice; Courts; Trials
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Bucharest [ii]

1/10/1853

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Author Frederick Bayle St. John
Genre Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Architecture; Building; Housing; Property; Landlord and Tenant;
Crimean War, 1853-1856
Europe, Eastern—Description and Travel; Europe, Central—Description and Travel
Religion; Religion and Culture
Urbanization; Urban Life and Landscapes
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Part of a series of articles on Central and Eastern Europe. See also 'Moldo-Wallachia', Household Words, VIII, No. 183;  'The Gipsy Slaves of Wallachia', Household Words, VIII, No. 185; 'A Wallachian Squire', Household Words, VIII, No. 189; 'Turks in Bulgaria', Household Words, VIII, No. 190; 'Protégés of the Czar', Household Words, VIII, No. 194; 'Varna', Household Words, VIII, No. 195; 'A Border of the Black Sea', Household Words, VIII, No. 200.

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Author Edmund Ollier
Genre Poetry: Narrative i
Subject Nature; Nature (Aesthetics); Nature in Literature; Landscapes
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Author Geraldine Endsor Jewsbury
Genres Prose: Report i
Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Great Britain—Description and Travel
Museums; Palaces; Exhibitions; Libraries
Travel; Tourism; Hotels; Resorts; Seaside Resorts—Fiction; Passports;
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Author Dudley Costello
Genre Prose: Report i
Subjects France—Social Life and Customs
Health; Diseases; Personal Injuries; Hygiene; Cleanliness—Fiction
Psychology; Psychiatry; Mental Health; Mind-Body Relations (Metaphysics)
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Author Charles Dickens
Genre Prose: History i
Subject Great Britain—History
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Compiled in large part from Thomas Keightley, The History of England, and from George L. Craik and Charles MacFarlane, The Pictorial History of England.

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Author Charles Dickens
Genres Prose: Essay i
Prose: Leading Article i
Subjects Gender Identity; Women; Men; Femininity; Masculinity
Law; Lawyers; Justice; Courts; Trials
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Dickens had long been furiously indignant about the law's apparent inability to put an end to the persecution of the millionaire philanthropist Angela Burdett Coutts by an Irish barrister called Richard Dunn.

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Lanna Tixel

8/10/1853

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Author Henry Morley
Genre Prose: Short Fiction i
Subjects Europe—History
Supernatural; Superstition; Spiritualism; Clairvoyance; Mesmerism; Ghosts; Fairies; Witches; Magic; Occultism
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Air Maps

8/10/1853

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Author John Capper
Genre Prose: Essay i
Subject Weather; Meteorology; Climate; Seasons
Attachments: 0 · Links: 0 · Hits: 391

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Authors Henry Morley
Joseph Morley
Genres Prose: Autobiography; Biography; Memoirs; Obituary; Anecdotes i
Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Australia—Description and Travel; New Zealand—Description and Travel
Australia—Social Life and Customs; New Zealand—Social Life and Customs
Emigration; Immigration; Expatriation
Precious Metals; Precious Stones; Gold; Gold Mines and Mining; Mines and Mineral Resources; Minerals; Metals; Quarries and Quarrying
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Gone!

8/10/1853

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Author Mrs [?] MacIntosh
Genre Poetry: Elegy i
Subjects Children; Childhood; Pregnancy; Childbirth; Child Rearing; Adoption; Child Labor
Death; Grief; Mourning; Mourning Customs in Literature; Funeral Rites and Ceremonies; Life Cycle, Human; Old Age; Mortality
Progress; Memory; Commemoration; Nostaliga; Time—Social Aspects; Time—Psychological Aspects; Time perception;
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