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A Victorian childhood

Annabel Grant-Duff Jackson

A Victorian childhood

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Jackson, Annabel Grant-Duff, 1870- -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Annabel Huth Jackson (née Grant Duff) With 13 illustrations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA565.J25 A3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination197 p.
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6286813M
      LC Control Number33006217
      OCLC/WorldCa4628070


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First published in This title is a first-person account of growing up in Victorian England. The book examines many aspects of the British Empire, and the family A Victorian childhood book and education of the poet, writer and high society hostess Claire Annabel Caroline Grant Duff.

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The novels of Charles Dickens, the most popular author of the Victorian era, also reveal an intense concern about the vulnerability of children. When Dickens was twelve, his father was imprisoned for debt and he was sent to work in a blacking factory, an incident that haunted him his whole life.

“By the end of the 18th century,” writes Newcastle University professor M.O. Grenby, “children’s literature was a flourishing, separate and secure part of the publishing industry in Britain.”The trend accelerated rapidly and has never ceased—children’s and young adult books now drive sales in publishing (with 80% of YA books bought by grown-ups for themselves).

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