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The Resource Kilvert's World of Wonders : Growing up in Mid-Victorian England

Kilvert's World of Wonders : Growing up in Mid-Victorian England

Label
Kilvert's World of Wonders : Growing up in Mid-Victorian England
Title
Kilvert's World of Wonders
Title remainder
Growing up in Mid-Victorian England
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kilvert's World of Wonders takes a fresh look at the Victorian era, one that does not turn away from the smoke stacks and crowded streets of popular imagining, but which sees them from the distance of the rural countryside. Though a countryman and lover of country ways, here the well know diarist is shown to be deeply stirred by what he saw as a society being changed and improved by science, technology, and by the liberal, enlightened ideas that were starting to circulate. The social changes seen by Kilvert resonated with the vision of progress that was imbued in him by his Victorian upbringin
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Toman, John
Dewey number
283.092
Index
index present
LC call number
BX5199.K49
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kilvert, Robert Francis
  • Church of England
  • Families
  • Social change
  • England
  • Kilvert, Robert Francis
  • Church of England
  • RELIGION
  • HISTORY
  • Clergy
  • Families
  • Social change
  • Social conditions
  • England
Label
Kilvert's World of Wonders : Growing up in Mid-Victorian England
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Kilvert's World of Wonders; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Prologue -- 'Some Great Change Must Take Place'; Chapter 1. Piety, Progress and Print: Kilvert's Background; Chapter 2. Nature's Classroom; Chapter 3. Kilvert the Naturalist; Chapter 4. Steamboats, Viaducts and Railways; Chapter 5. Kilvert and Science and Technology; Chapter 6. Natural Law and the Mind; Chapter 7. Kilvert and Tyndall; Chapter 8. Miracles and Wonders; Chapter 9. Kilvert and Teaching; Chapter 10. Museums and Picture Galleries; Chapter 11. The Christian Geographer
  • Chapter 12. 'Plunging into Ancient Chaos': Kilvert and EvolutionReferences; Select Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
884015124
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (317 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780718841775
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 491831
  • 22573/ctt1cg4gw7
  • 51f4829c-beb4-40c9-89ec-8fee748d6a62
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884015124
Label
Kilvert's World of Wonders : Growing up in Mid-Victorian England
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Kilvert's World of Wonders; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Prologue -- 'Some Great Change Must Take Place'; Chapter 1. Piety, Progress and Print: Kilvert's Background; Chapter 2. Nature's Classroom; Chapter 3. Kilvert the Naturalist; Chapter 4. Steamboats, Viaducts and Railways; Chapter 5. Kilvert and Science and Technology; Chapter 6. Natural Law and the Mind; Chapter 7. Kilvert and Tyndall; Chapter 8. Miracles and Wonders; Chapter 9. Kilvert and Teaching; Chapter 10. Museums and Picture Galleries; Chapter 11. The Christian Geographer
  • Chapter 12. 'Plunging into Ancient Chaos': Kilvert and EvolutionReferences; Select Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
884015124
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (317 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780718841775
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 491831
  • 22573/ctt1cg4gw7
  • 51f4829c-beb4-40c9-89ec-8fee748d6a62
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884015124

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