Victorian lady travellers
A lively, amusing retelling of the adventures of seven unique women, who fearlessly travelled to remote corners of the earth: Isabella Bird Bishop, Marianne North (a botanist who painted in Brazil), Fanny Bullock Workman (photographer and mountaineer), Annie Taylor, May French Sheldon, Kate Marsden, and Mary Kingsley.
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ISABELLA BIRD BISHOP 183II9O4
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FANNY BULLOCK WORKMAN 1859I925
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