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Jane Austen and the dissolution of Emma's ego.

Jane Austen’s Emma may on the surface seem to be a book about the privileged middle and upper class society of the late 18th and early 19th Century in England. 619 more words

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Transformation of nineteenth Century Log cabin by Savioz Fabrizzi Architectes

This 19th-century cabin acquired originally already been abandoned, plus during the renovation procedure, it was destroyed and rebuilt from the floor up. It is located in Praz-de-Fort, Orsières, Swiss. 11 more words

Nineteenth Century Literature 2017

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We have had a wonderful start to our Autumn semester in Sydney: temperatures are still hovering around the mid twenties but we have had lashings of rain which has kept our burgeoning bush alive and free from the ravages of late summer bush fires! 902 more words

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it's almost my nineteenth birthday

In honor of my nineteenth birthday coming up, I’ve decided to do some self-evaluation and meditation. Beginning this new chapter of my life, I want to clear the old and work on being the best person possible. 114 more words


Day Nineteen

Author’s note: Apologies for the delay. Something came up and I was unable to complete my 1667 words yesterday. Not to worry though – I had built up a buffer of roughly a day’s worth of words for this very eventuality, so in terms of word count I am still on track to finish the book by the end of the month! 1,814 more words

When Old Technologies Were New: Thinking About Electric Communication in the Late Nineteenth Century

When Old Technologies Were New: Thinking About Electric Communication in the Late Nineteenth Century

In the history of electronic communication, the last quarter of the nineteenth century holds a special place, for it was during this period that the telephone, phonograph, electric light,…

mid 1800's naturalist's engravings

I was able to find a treasure trove of mid 19th century engravings, beautiful work and many of the original sketches and studies must have been done under the harshest of conditions – although I’ve read that often these were done by people back in Blighty or Europe from written descriptions only!! 124 more words