Victorian Lady Travellers

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Victorian Lady Travellers Synopsis

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.

Victorian Lady Travellers Press Reviews

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

Book Information

ISBN: 9780897330633
Publication date: 15th January 1982
Author:
Publisher: Academy Chicago Publishers
Format: Paperback
Categories: Literary essays, Classic travel writing,

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