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Opting out in Victorian London

Faith Bowers

Opting out in Victorian London

a school for the respectable poor, 1849-1870

by Faith Bowers

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementFaith Bowers.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 240-248 ;
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20532938M

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London was the quintessential modern city of the 19th century, and its artists were the first to rise to the challenge of depicting the many facets of this new world. From the s to , the city underwent vast changes, resulting in rapid urbanization, a dramatic increase in population, and the creation of dramatic contrasts between the.   I had the smashing idea of writing a spy caper set in Victorian era London, with the owner of a brothel as my heroine. India Black, my protagonist, is cynical, sharp and witty. Her brothel caters to military officers, mid-level civil servants and minor aristocracy. She’s a madam on the way up, but is .

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I would recommend this book to anyone who enjoys London history/5(70). OPTING OUT IN VICTORIAN LONDON A school for the respectable poor, A new school opened in Central London on 9 April with sixty pupils, thirty­ three boys and twenty-seven girls.

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