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Victorian Lady Travellers


Victorian Lady Travellers by

A lively, amusing retelling of the adventures of seven unique women, who fearlessly travelled to remote corners of the earth: Isabella Bird Bishop, Marianne North (a botanist who painted in Brazil), Fanny Bullock Workman (photographer and mountaineer), Annie Taylor, May French Sheldon, Kate Marsden, and Mary Kingsley.


Written with great wit and clarity... -- NYTBR.

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15th January 1982


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