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London life and the Great Exhibition,1851

J. R. C. Yglesias

London life and the Great Exhibition,1851

by J. R. C. Yglesias

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Published by Longmans .
Written in English


Edition Notes

For children.

Statementillustrated from contemporary sources.
SeriesThen and there series
The Physical Object
Pagination106p.,ill.,20cm
Number of Pages106
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19064962M

Great Exhibition: Official, Descriptive and Illustrated Catalogue. Class V Machines for Direct Use, Including Carriages, Railway and Marine Mechanism. Class VI Manufacturing Machines and Tools. Class VII Civil Engineering, Architecture and Building Contrivances; Class VIII Naval Architecture, Military Engineering, Guns, Weapons, etc. The workshop of M. Froment. --Comparison of the industry of Paris and London, by the Baron Charles Dupin. --Letters of M. Michel Chevalier. --Letters of M.J. Lemoinne. --Letters of M. Hector Berlioz. Other Titles: Journal des débats. Times (London, England) Responsibility: reviewed by Dr. Lardiner, &c.

  The Great Exhibition of was held in London inside an enormous structure of iron and glass known as the Crystal Palace. In five months, from May to October , six million visitors thronged the gigantic trade show, marveling over the latest technology as well as displays of artifacts from around the world. The Great Exhibition of Global Culture and Industry Comes to London Days Celebrating Global Culture and Industry All eyes were on Queen Victoria and Prince Albert as the Great Exhibition celebrating international culture and industry opened on May 1,

Following an introduction giving the historical background, the book describes London in before it goes on to bring to life the Great Exhibition project and its realisation. It mentions other events happening in the same year and ends by describing the Crystal Palace's move to Sydenham and its eventual s: 5.   Fair Enough: Traveling through time to the "Great Exhibition" in London, This is an introductory video to a DocuCommentary series created and narrated.


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London life and the Great Exhibition,1851 by J. R. C. Yglesias Download PDF EPUB FB2

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title: London life & the Great Exhibition Description: pages: illustrations ; 20 cm. The Great Exhibition by Ben Johnson It is Queen Victoria ’s husband Albert who is normally credited with being the driving force behind the Great Exhibition ofbut it appears that just as much praise for organising this remarkable event should also be bestowed upon one Henry Cole.

The Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations or The Great Exhibition (sometimes referred to as the Crystal Palace Exhibition in reference to the temporary structure in which it was held), an international exhibition, took place in Hyde Park, London, from 1 May to 15 October It was the first in a series of World's Fairs, exhibitions of culture and industry that became City: London.

Cole proposed an unprecedented Great Exhibition of the industry of all nations. It opened in and was a resounding triumph, London life and the Great Exhibition,1851 book “art applied to industry.” of the highlights of the Great Exhibition of was a disk of very homogeneous dense flint, 29 inches in diameter and.

The Great Exhibition of was held in London inside an enormous structure of iron and glass known as the Crystal Palace. In five months, from May to Octobersix million visitors thronged the gigantic trade show, marveling over the latest technology.

Préface: The Great Exhibition of is a success story. 'The history of the world records no event comparable in its promotion of human industry, with that of the Great Exhibition.' The story of this giant trade fair highlights life in London in the reign of Queen Victoria. Appears in books from Page 8 - sum is secured to the policy-holder, on the death of the assured, at a reduced rate of premium.

One-half of the Whole Term Premium may remain on credit for seven years, or one-third of the Premium may remain for life, as a Reviews: 2. The 15th of October marked the closure of The Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations, held in the Crystal Palace in London’s Hyde Park.

It had been enormously successful, having had more than six million visitors during its nearly six months’ run. Great Exhibition ( London, England) Publisher London, Spicer brothers Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English Volume Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

At head of title: By authority of the Royal commission. In Three Volumes. London, Copy in British Library, London. The Great Exhibition Pictorial Alphabet. London: H. Beal, A 9 x l2 fold-up sheet, with the individual letters in separate squares.

Bound in a volume entitled Useful Arts, Copy in British Library, London. Exhibition. Queen Victoria and Prince Albert conducted the first ever royal walkabout on the opening day of the Great Exhibition, 1 May Inside, visitors were treated toexhibits from around the world.

Displays included industrial inventions, medical artefacts, labour-saving devices, arts, such as photography, and all kinds of novelties. Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations, Reports by the Juries on the Subjects in the Thirty Classes into which the Exhibition was Divided.

Presentation Copy. von GREAT EXHIBITION - und eine große Auswahl ähnlicher Bücher, Kunst und Sammlerstücke erhältlich auf   Divided into three general sections devoted to the making, experience and legacy of the Exhibition, Auerbach's account is drawn from archival material held at the Royal Society of Arts and the Royal Commission ofthe private correspondence of Royal Commission members, newspapers and journals, and countless literary and private sources.

These gorgeous illustrations, by Louis Haghe, Joseph Nash, David Roberts are from a book called Dickinsons' Comprehensive Pictures of the Great Exhibition of The transept.

Occupying alm square metres in London’s Hyde Park, the structure that housed the Great Exhibition was one of the largest public buildings ever made. This guide was intended both as a means of navigating the vast site and as a souvenir for visitors.

The Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations or The Great Exhibition, sometimes referred to as the Crystal Palace Exhibition in reference to the temporary structure in which it was held, was an international exhibition that took place in Hyde Park, London, from 1 May to 15 October It was the first in a series of World's Fair exhibitions of culture and industry that were to.

Facsimile of the illustrated catalogue of London' Crystal Palace exposition usually known as the Great Exhbibiion. Everything about the Great Exhibition was fantastic - the Crystal Palace, the artifacts from all over the world, Prince Albert's input, the patronage by Queen Victoria and just the sheer number of people who visited.

May 01 First-ever “Great Exhibition” opens in London On May 1,the Great Exhibition opens to wide acclaim in the Crystal Palace in London. Inside the Crystal Palace, a giant glass-and-iron. The Great Exhibition. The Royal Commission for the Exhibition of was established by Queen Victoria to organise the 'Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations', the world's first trade fair.

Prince Albert, whose brain-child it was, was appointed President. Just representing the feats of Britain itself would have excluded many of the technological achievements pioneered by the. The Great Exhibition was an international exhibit that took place in Hyde Park, London, from May to October The exhibit was held in a purpose built structure that was dubbed The Crystal Palace.

By the time its doors closed to the general public it is estimated that six. The Great Exhibition, also known as the Crystal Palace Exhibition, was an international exhibition held in Hyde Park, London, England, from 1 May to 15 October and the first in a series of World's Fair exhibitions of culture and industry that were to be a popular 19th century feature.

The Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations (its full title) was organized under the.If you took a bus past London's Hyde Park, in the summer ofyou would see an astonishing sight. Glittering among the trees was a palace made of glass, like something out of the Arabian Nights.

This was the ‘Crystal Palace’, home to the Great Exhibition, an idea dreamt up by Queen Victoria's husband, Prince Albert, to display the.It was arranged that the great competition should be opened in London on the 1st of May, ; but as yet a place for the accommodation of the specimens and the spectators had to be erected.

The directors of the Exhibition were for a time perplexed, for they found, on calculation, that no building on earth would be sufficiently large to contain.