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Title: Victorian Worthies
Author: George Henry Blore
Release Date: December 26, 2006 [eBook #20196]
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'We have undertaken to discourse here for a little on Great Men, their manner of appearance in our world's
business, how they shaped themselves in the world's history, what ideas men formed of them, what work they
did;\u2014on Heroes, namely, and on their reception and performance.'\ue000Carlyle.
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LIST OF PORTRAITS
INTRODUCTION: THE VICTORIAN ERA
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