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The World"s Fair or Children"s Prize Gift Book of the Great Exhibition of 1851

by Anonymous

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Published by IndyPublish.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11752755M
    ISBN 101414257481
    ISBN 109781414257488

    Queen Victoria opens the Great Exhibition at Crystal Palace in Hyde Park. The Great Exhibition of ran from May to October and during this time six million people passed through those crystal doors. The event proved to be the most successful ever staged and became one of the defining points of the nineteenth century. This meticulously produced volume is a companion to 'The World's Show - Coincraft's Catalogue of Crystal Palace Medals and Tokens, - ' also by Leslie. For anyone researching medal winners or a family connection with the Exhibition this book is a must.

    The World's Fair, or, Childrens' prize gift book of the Great Exhibition of “The World’s Fair, or a Childrens’ Prize Gift Book of the Great Exhibition of Describing the Beautiful Inventions and Manufactures Exhibited Therein: With Pretty Stories about the People Who have Made and Sent Them and How They Live When at Home pins. London, Great Exhibition of the Works and Industry of All Nations The World's Fair; or children's prize gift book of the Great Exhibition of describing the Beautiful Inventions and Manufactures exhibited therein, with Pretty Stories about the People who have made and 33 pins.

    The Great Exhibition was organised by Henry Cole and by Prince Albert, husband of the reigning monarch of the United Kingdom, Queen Victoria. Famous people of the time attended, including Charles Darwin, Samuel Colt, members of the Orléanist Royal Family and the writers Charlotte Brontë, Charles Dickens, Lewis Carroll, George Eliot, Building: The Crystal Palace. The Great Exhibitions Sale: Two Centuries of International Art and Design from the World's Fairs (published by Sotheby’s in London in ) is a wonderful source of information about objects displayed at various World Fairs. Sotheby’s was not confident about the true origins of the Koh-I-Noor diamond which was displayed in the southern central gallery of the Crystal Palace in


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'The Great Exhibition of ', held in London’s spectacular Crystal Palace, was the first world’s fair and the first industrial exhibition. It was also much more, Jeffrey Auerbach demonstrates in this book - the Great Exhibition was the single defining event for nineteenth-century Britons between 5/5(1).

The World's Fair; or children's prize gift book of the Great Exhibition of describing the Beautiful Inventions and Manufactures exhibited therein, with Pretty Stories about the People who have made and sent them; and how they live when at Home pins.

The Great Exhibition was meant to promote peace, and according to the Victoria and Albert Museum website, the Exhibition “was the first time that the nations of the world had ever come together in one place, other than on a battlefield.“.

The Great Exhibition was housed in an enormous glass building that came to be known as the Crystal Palace. The Great Exhibition of has become a touchstone for the nineteenth century.

The Crystal Palace produced a commodity world, an imperial spectacle, a picture of capitalism, a liberal dream, a vision of modern life. Historians have saturated the Great Exhibition with meanings.

This collection of essays exposes how meaning has been produced around the Great Exhibition. Buy The Great Exhibition: A Facsimile of the Illustrated Catalogue of London's Crystal Palace Exposition First Edition Thus by Not Available (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(3). The Monash University Library collection is especially rich in illustrated books from the nineteenth century. In the Library selected from this material to mount an exhibition which gave a detailed view of the range and development of book illustration in that period, covering innovations in colour-printing, steel-engraving and stereotyping, and which showed the use made of illustrations.

The Exhibition’s chief sponsor, Prince Albert, used this profit to establish the Science Museum, the Natural History Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum in Kensington. Joseph Paxton’s elaborate plate-glass and cast-iron building – the famous Crystal Palace – was dismantled in and moved to Sydenham, South London, where it.

19 Jul (page 1)) The Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations, London, The Great Exhibition ran from 1 May to 11 Octoberthough preparation began a year or two in advance.

Local committees were appointed to galvanize local support and arrange exhibitors. Reports of their meetings can be read in local. This is a list of international and colonial world's fairs, as well as a list of national exhibitions, a comprehensive chronological list of world's fairs (with notable permanent buildings built).

For an annotated list of all world's fairs sanctioned by the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), see List of world expositions. WORLD'S FAIR Often referred to as "The Crystal Palace Exhibition" because of Joseph Paxton's famous structure, it is Considered the first official World's Fair, and was held in London, England in Books listed here are exclusively about that fair.

You should also consult the General listing for books with an overview of World's fairs. SALE Antique Book of Pictures Worlds Fair Columbian Exposition in Chicago NoEgretsAntiques 5 out of 5 stars () $ Rare World's Fair Great Exhibition London Mounted Card set, Victoria and Albert, Vintage World's Fair Get fresh Etsy trends and unique gift ideas delivered right to your inbox.

Enter your email. The Prize Medal is one of the three medals originally conceived by the Royal Society of Arts as prize awards for the Great Exhibition ofall featuring reverse designs chosen by international public competition. entries were received, exhibited and judged anonymously at the Royal Society of Arts.

Synopsis The Great Exhibition of was the world's first international exposition of manufactured goods, inventions, works of art and artefacts from many cultures. A showcase of British manufacturing supremacy, an educational extravaganza, a lesson to foreigners and a deep source of public Author: John Davis.

This booklist of mostly fiction titles -- for children, young adults, and adults -- and a few films, all with World's Fair settings, was developed in with help from Fiction-L list members. It's arranged chronologically by Fair, then by date of publication.

Additions and corrections welcomed. A list of many nonfiction titles related to.The World's Fair; or children's prize gift book of the Great Exhibition of describing the Beautiful Inventions and Manufactures exhibited therein, with Pretty Stories about the People who have made and sent them; and how they live when at Home.

London, Thomas Dean and Son; Ackermann and Co. [] See more. The Great Exhibition was held in Hyde Park, London, England from May 1 to Octo and is considered the first world's fair.

It took place in .