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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?

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  ...

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 ...

Etiquette - The True Gentleman


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 shining ...

How to Act and Dress Like a Victorian Gentleman: 6 Steps


How to Act and Dress Like a Victorian Gentleman. The Victorian gentleman was one of the most intriguing roles in history. A man was considered a gentleman ...

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 ...

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  ...

Two Nerdy History Girls: Etiquette for the Victorian Gentleman


Mar 16, 2015 ... The following is from Mr. Cecil B. Hartley's “One Hundred Hints for Gentlemanly Deportment,” Chapter 10 of The Gentleman's Book of Etiquette ...

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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 ...

How to Fight Like a Victorian Gentleman - The Atlantic


Nov 14, 2013 ... Bartitsu, the Sherlock Holmes art of self-defense, is coming back.