Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Charles John Huffam Dickens was the most popular British novelist of the Victorian era, responsible for some of English literature's most iconic characters. The continuing popularity of his novels and short stories is such that they have never gone out of print.

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Charles James: Designer in Detail (Hardback)

Charles James: Designer in Detail (Hardback)

‘If a stitch is crooked, the whole dress is torn to shreds’ Virginia Woolf, 1933 Charles Wilson Brega James (1906–78) was one of th…

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What is Luxury?

25 April – 27 September 2015. What is Luxury? interrogates ideas of luxury today, addressing how luxury is made and understood in a physical, conceptual and cultural capacity.

VIsit the V&A exhibition What is Luxury?

Event - ZSL London Zoo, Archives and Architecture History Tour

Tue 16 June 2015 09:30–11:30

A visit to ZSL London Zoo is much more than a walk around its fascinating exhibits; it’s a trip through time. You are invited to discover the stories behind the world’s first scientific zoo.

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