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Hints to Lady TravellersNecdotes from well known modern female travelers to offer a fascinating insight into the way that travel has changed for women over the last century From reminders to take your own bath with you to tips on how to hail a cab today's intrepid female explorer has much to learn from her th century forebears Brimming with practical advice and Hints to ePUB period detail thi

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S travel compendium also includes material from famous explorers such as Gertrude Bell an archaeologist and mountaineer who drew the boundaries of the country that became Ira and Isabella Bird Bishop the first woman to be inducted into the Royal Geographical Society uirky engaging and informative it will appeal both to travelers themselves and to anyone interested in the history of travel and exploratio

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❮Epub❯ ➤ Hints to Lady Travellers ➣ Author Lillias Campbell Davidson – Connecfloor.co.uk Combines archive material from a book of the same name first published in 1889 with anecdotes from well known modern female travelers to offer a fascinating insight into the way that travel has changeEpub Hints to Lady Travellers Author Lillias Campbell Davidson Connecfloorcouk Combines archive material from a book of the same name first published in 1889 with anecdotes from well known modern female travelers to offer a fascinating insight into the way that travel has change Combines archive material from a book of the same name first published in with a

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  • T. K. Elliott (Tiffany)

    ebook à Hints to Lady Travellers ÔÛ lillias campbell davidson Hints to Lady TravellersRecommended for anyone who wants some contemporary background on travelling culture of ladies of the middle and upper classes during the last decade or two of the nineteenth centuryThe original edition of Hints to Lady Travellers was written by Lillias Campbell Davidson and published in 1889 This was about the time when ladies travelling alone had mostly ceased to be shocking; this is a handbook for the lady who wishes to travel even to such wild remote places as Wales or Scotland but isn’t uite sure how to go about it what she should take with her or not and what she might might encounter on her travels It is therefore for the ‘ordinary’ lady traveller – not the adventurous explorer intending to journey to Patagonia or China This edition however does have uotes from the writing of such adventurous lady explorers and travellers as Helena Petrovna Blavatsky Hindustan – lots of turbans not many stockings; Mary H Kingsley West Africa husband c


  • Beachcomber

    ebook à Hints to Lady Travellers ÔÛ lillias campbell davidson Hints to Lady TravellersThe older style of writing late 1800s takes a little getting used to and you'll find some of the advice to be laughable these days Frustratingly you'll often find at one point that the author tells you to pack light eg for walking tours or where you pay for luggage by weight and then in the next breath they are advising you take your own etna for heating water


  • Terri

    ebook à Hints to Lady Travellers ÔÛ lillias campbell davidson Hints to Lady TravellersThis little book gives you glimpse into ladies of a certain social class's life during the 19th century The burgeoning freedom of unsupervised public movement necessitated the writing of this travel guide


  • Candice Walsh

    ebook à Hints to Lady Travellers ÔÛ lillias campbell davidson Hints to Lady TravellersAn amazingly insightful crazily in depth guide for travelling women of the Victorian era Includes such advice as how to pick a portable bath tub and tips for tricycling tours My favourite though is the eye stonethe bone of a fish used to clean your eyeballs during the summer months The eye stone is slightly moistened the lower eyelid drawn a little down and it is inserted within Almost immediately it begins to work its way slowly around the eyeball and then apparently falls out of your eyeball with all that summer dust and gunk still attached to it Um no thanks Plus you gotta have your trunks petticoats foot warmers hot water bags medic