Embark on a journey through time with “Burroughs’ Encyclopaedia Of Astounding Facts And Useful Information, 1889,” a remarkable eBook that serves as a captivating portal to the Victorian era. Published at the cusp of the 19th century, this encyclopedic treasure trove unveils a world of astonishing discoveries, curious anecdotes, and practical wisdom that reflects the spirit of an age defined by progress, curiosity, and boundless exploration.
Within the virtual pages of this eBook, discover a wealth of information that spans the realms of science, technology, culture, and everyday life. From the marvels of industrial innovation to the peculiar habits of exotic cultures, “Burroughs’ Encyclopaedia” opens a window into an era where curiosity knew no bounds and the thirst for knowledge was insatiable.
Immerse yourself in the intricacies of Victorian society as you explore detailed entries on topics ranging from the latest advancements in steam power to the etiquette of high society gatherings. Marvel at the descriptions of the then-modern wonders like the telegraph and the phonograph, and gain insights into the daily lives of people in an age poised on the brink of the industrial revolution.
As you peruse these digital pages, you’ll encounter a delightful mix of the obscure and the practical, with entries that range from the peculiar habits of far-flung civilizations to tips on household management. “Burroughs’ Encyclopaedia” isn’t just a collection of facts; it’s a time capsule that provides a fascinating glimpse into the dreams, aspirations, and curiosities of a generation on the brink of unprecedented change.
The meticulous reproduction of this 1889 gem ensures that every charming illustration and period-specific detail is preserved, allowing modern readers to step into the shoes of their Victorian counterparts. This eBook is not just a collection of bygone knowledge; it’s an immersive experience that transports you to a time when the world was still unfolding its mysteries, and every discovery was met with a sense of awe and wonder.