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Portico Pages: 19th Century Woman
Sat 12 March 2016, 12:00 – 14:00 GMT
The Portico Library will be assembling some of its most interesting volumes by or about women to share with visitors. Discover biographies on extraordinary individuals, written accounts by intrepid travellers and titles on women in the home and garden. This feast of books will show you the wonderful world of the 19th century woman, in her many and varied modes! Drop in and spread the knowledge by tweeting your favourite book covers, titles, pictures and quotes to @ThePortico @WonderWomenMcr.
Image: Maria Bashkirtseva, In the Studio, 1881, oil on canvas.