victorian

Home & Living
When owning one of these structures it becomes a labor of love. These abodes need nurturing and care and, in return, give
Women
More questions:​ Victorian Era: What were some of the most clever Victorian beauty tricks or hacks? Medicine and Healthcare
Arts & Culture
If wearing a bracelet made from a dead person’s hair sounds macabre, it’s helpful to remember it was a different era.
Culture & Arts
As you approach the Linda Gross Theater, you're struck by the imposing quiet of it. Sealed doors keep out the faint of heart; the Church-like building sleeps, bathed in the light of an October moon. Could this be your destination, or have you made a mistake?
Books
Bonnie MacBird 'found' Art in the Blood - A Sherlock Holmes Adventure, as a manuscript hidden in a forgotten tome of Victorian medical lore, and has brought us another adventure of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's great consulting detective Sherlock Holmes, as narrated by his companion, Dr. John Watson.
Culture & Arts
Since the the 1980s, Rosenfeld has been producing great movies like Howards End, Mr. and Mrs. Bridge, Remains of the Day, Surviving Picasso, Tree of Life and Jodorowsky's Dune. And just last month, he debuted the film Effie Gray starring a stellar cast of actors.
Entertainment
Though it shares a time frame and often a hothouse atmosphere with classic Sherlock Holmes tales, "Penny Dreadful" is not
Culture & Arts
As one of Broadway's most anticipated musicals of the 2014-2015 season, Finding Neverland doesn't disappoint.
Entertainment
Had he been born in a different time and place, painter J.M.W. Turner might have been a member of the Hudson River School, a group of artists who worked in the second half of the 19th century, after Turner's 1851 death.
Comedy
In response to Virginia Senator Steve Martin's remarks about reproductive rights, I dove into my collection of Victorian etiquette books to find more information on the proper way to host a fetus.
Books
Hoping to cash in on the insanely lucrative market for romance novels, I decided to write one with my friend, Barry Golson. Granted, the genre is dominated by women, but so what? How hard could it be?
Culture & Arts
For Andrew Lloyd Webber, this was the painting that got away. It is now in the Ponce Museum of Art in Puerto Rico and is not for sale even though Webber has offered £6 million for it. He has one of the most important collections of Pre Rafaelite work but he does not have flaming June.
Books
I had the distinct privilege of reading an advanced copy of Alex Grecian's The Black Country. In this grisly sequel to The Yard, we follow Inspector Walter Day and Sergeant Nevil Hammersmith to the British Midlands.
Travel
As a person of East Indian descent, but an American through and through by birth and upbringing, I have always wanted to journey to the motherland to explore my Jain heritage.
Denver
A classic Victorian-era home in southeast Denver is on the market for $667K. Built in 1891, the house features enameled wooden
New York
The home is currently listed for $1,575,000 by Laura Rozos for Corcoran. All photos courtesy of Corcoran/Elizabeth Dooley
Style & Beauty
From her early silver space age dresses to her playful prairie collection for fall 2010, she has a knack for making clothes with youthful exuberance that can still be credibly worn by adults.