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Victorian masculinity


During the long reign of Queen Victoria over the United Kingdom from 1837 to 1901, there were certain social expectations that the separate genders were ...

The Gentleman - The Victorian Web


Feb 3, 2011 ... The Victorians themselves were not certain what a gentleman was, of what his essential characteristics were, or of how long it took to become ...

HonorsBrit - Gentleman


Define “gentleman” in Victorian terms. Who was a gentleman? What did a gentleman do, and what was expected of a gentleman in Victorian England?

How to Fight Like a Victorian Gentleman - The Atlantic


Nov 14, 2013 ... It's sundown at a small park in Burbank and I'm dressed in head-to-toe black, carrying a big stick and ready to street fight, Sherlock Holmes ...

The Victorian Honor Code | The Art of Manliness


Nov 6, 2012 ... While the claim to pride for a Victorian gentleman rested on moral virtues rather than physical prowess, the process was the same for him as it ...

The Victorian Gentleman - Digital Dickens


Jan 16, 2011 ... Learn more about Victorian England with this enhanced ebook. ... Strange talks about the rather extravagant life of the Victorian gentleman.

Victorian Clothing for Men (PHOTOS) - Victoriana Magazine


The proper Victorian gentleman was not seen outdoors without the correct style hat. The top hat was required for formal day and evening wear, but by the 1870s,  ...

Sherlock Holmes, Victorian Gentleman - Discovering Sherlock ...


In 1891, Sherlock Holmes was a character very much of his time and place, who appealed to British readers directly by confronting the messy, changeable world ...

Men in Wonderland: The Lost Girlhood of the Victorian Gentleman.


Description of the book Men in Wonderland: The Lost Girlhood of the Victorian Gentleman by Robson, C., published by Princeton University Press.

Men in Wonderland: The Lost Girlhood of the Victorian Gentleman.


Sample Chapter for Men in Wonderland: The Lost Girlhood of the Victorian Gentleman by Robson, C. and Robson, C. and, published by Princeton University  ...

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Manners for the Victorian Gentleman | Mass Historia - Walter Nelson


"The old saying that it takes two generations to make a gentleman is being refuted every day, for Americans are remarked not only for their facility in amassing ...

How to Look Like a Victorian Gentleman in 11 Easy Steps | Mental ...


Apr 3, 2014 ... Victorian gentlemen had a “vested” interest in these garments. Why? Unless he was an athlete, engaged in rigorous labor, or heading off to bed ...

Mens Late Victorian Clothing - Gentleman's Emporium


(1870 - 1890) Full Line of Men's Late Victorian Style Clothing. ... without forking over his whole paycheck - although the wealthiest gentlemen and aristocracy did  ...