Religion and the Great Exhibition of 1851

Religion and the Great Exhibition of 1851

Religion and the Great Exhibition of 1851

Drawing on sermons and extensive source material from the mid-Victorian religious press, this innovative reappraisal of the Great Exhibition of 1851 shows that it was widely understood by contemporaries to possess a religious dimension and that it generated controversy among religious groups.

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Pages : 239 pages
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