Rosemary Hill: Victorian men and women
4 October 2001
Show More A Circle of Sisters: Georgiana Burne-Jones, Agnes Poynter and Louisa Baldwin by Judith Flanders.
Penguin, 392 pp., £17.99, September 2001, 0 670 88673 4Show More
The Hated Wife: Carrie Kipling 1862-1939 by Adam Nicolson.
Short Books, 96 pp., £4.99, May 2001, 0 571 20835 5Show More
Victorian Diaries: The Daily Lives of Victorian Men and Women edited by Heather Creaton.
Mitchell Beazley, 144 pp., £14.99, February 2001, 1 84000 359 6Show More
“... who, throughout their childhood, was sent from mission to mission in Birmingham, Sheffield and London. Flanders is good on the domestic implications of this and much else. It was their mother, Hannah, who bore the brunt of the struggle on a tiny income, the laborious process of moving, the new starts in strange houses, most of them undertaken in the course of one of her 11 pregnancies. The ...”