The Victorian Visitors: Culture Shock in Nineteenth-Century Britain.
London was the place to be. And people came from all over the world to be there. Christiansen has written a lively detailed story of the foreigners who came to Britain during the 19th century and left their marks on British culture. An entertaining introduction to the Victorian period, and a fascinating account for those who think they already know all about the period. Atlantic Monthly Press. 2000. Hb, dj, NEW. $9.00