We're delighted to announce that we'll be taking part in the Attingham Trust Study Programme, "The Horse and the Country House," in England in September. Watch this space for a forthcoming selection of books related to this theme.

A Victorian Veterinary Student's Diary
Lane, D.R., ed.; George Williamson

Lane, D.R., ed. A Victorian Veterinary Student's Diary. Granville Penn Press 2010. 241p, a few ills. New hardcover. No d.j., as issued. ** "The 1863 diary of a student at the Royal Veterinary College, London and later at sea to Hong Kong." One year in the life of George Williamson--his studies at the Royal Veterinary College and a little later practice, his family life and the social scene in London and Coventry, and three months sailing on a clipper ship from Liverpool to Hong Kong. With appendixes on the Royal Veterinary College course of instruction, the Williamson family, and the voyage on the "Belted Will." (Item ID: 16430)


^ Back to Top
Site by Bibliopolis