Friends constituted another bright spot in her life. One early mentor was the Rev. William Gaskell
, whose death in June 1884 was the occasion of moralising in her journal about loss and change.
Grinstein, Alexander. The Remarkable Beatrix Potter. International Universities Press, 1995.
The notion of empire is always already intertwined with mercantilism. Critic Thomas Richards
argues that the Jubilee was a crucial moment in the history of the commodity, when the charisma the Queen was yoked to...