Victorian the Cinderella of antiques. by Carl W. Drepperd

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .

Written in English

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ISBN 100385125100

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Victorian era, the period between about andcorresponding roughly to the period of Queen Victoria’s reign (–) and characterized by a class-based society, a growing number of people able to vote, a growing state and economy, and Britain’s status as the most powerful empire in the world.

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