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Celtic Culture in Words and Music

The Victorian Farmer

The Victorian Farmer
Item# 9780747801061

Product Description

Publisher: Shire Books

Author: David J. Eveleigh

This book explores the world of the farmer during Queen Victoria’s reign, which was a period of considerable change on the farm as the forces of industrialisation made themselves felt. Using contemporary observations, illustrations and museum collections, David J. Eveleigh looks at the working farmer and everyday life in the farmhouse – the furnishings and household tasks. (pb)