The Blessings of a Good Thick Skirt: Women Travellers and Their World. An inspiration to women of all ages. The women who ventured abroad, braving their way through deserts, climbing mountains and sailing oceans, exploring their world and it's peoples.
Twilight in the Forbidden City Paperback. British academic and diplomat Reginald Fleming Johnston published Twilight in the Forbidden City in The work is a memoir of Johnston's time in Beijing between 1919 and at .
Originally published in this biography of Jane Austen explores the often misapprehended private life of the novelist.
E.T. Cook's depth of knowledge of, and sympathy for, his subject make his two-volume biography a vital tool for anyone wishing to understand Ruskin's extraordinary achievements in so many fields. Set price $101
German philologist and archaeologist Otto Jahn (1813–69) first published his landmark scholarly biography of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–91) in four volumes between 1856 and 1859. This three-volume English translation by Pauline D. Townsend, first published in 1882, is based on the 1867 second edition of the German original. Set Price $82.00
Title: Jenny Lind: A Record and Analysis of the "Method" of the late Madame Jenny Lind-Goldschmidt Together with a Selection of Cadenze, Solfeggi, Abellimenti, in Illustration of Her Vocal Art Author: W.S. Rockstro Publication: Novello and Company Limited, London Publication Date: 1894 Book Description: The book is filled with sheet music and songs by the famous Swedish opera singer, Jenny Lind, who toured in The United States with P.T. Barnum. Call Number: TIBBALS ML 420 .L7 R7