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 ...
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 ...
"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
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 ...
"Back in the early 1980s, when my niece Debbie was a teenager, she lived with her boyfriend Gavin in a remote area of Wales, where the nearest shop was across an open field," reports Sue. "One day they were cutting through the field and an older woman was walking ... More »
(1870 - 1890) Full Line of Men's Late Victorian Style Clothing. ... without forking
over his whole paycheck - although the wealthiest gentlemen and aristocracy did
Define “gentleman” in Victorian terms. Who was a gentleman? What did a
gentleman do, and what was expected of a gentleman in Victorian England?
Sep 20, 2011 ... During the American Civil War era, and in Victorian times, gentlemen were held
to a certain standard of social behavior. In fact, they were ...
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 gentleman must have been really something to behold if the
following article is true. For any woman who has dreamed of the "knight in