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Adela Breton A Victorian Artist Amid Mexico"s Ruins by Mary F. McVicker

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Published by University of New Mexico Press .
Written in English


  • Individual artists,
  • Women,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Mexico,
  • Latin America - Mexico,
  • Indian architecture,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Women,
  • Women artists,
  • Antiquities,
  • Indians of Mexico

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Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8167288M
ISBN 100826336787
ISBN 109780826336781

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The International Congress of Historical Studies Volume 15 by Adela C. Breton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Author: Mary Frech McVicker Publisher: UNM Press ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, Kindle View: Get Books. Adela Breton Adela by Mary Frech McVicker, Adela Breton Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Adela Breton books, The life and work of the adventurous Victorian gentlewoman who became internationally recognized for her paintings of Pre . adela breton Download adela breton or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get adela breton book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Biography. Breton was born in London on 31 December , to parents who were widely travelled. Her English father served in the Royal Navy and met Adela's mother (who was born in Somerset, England) while in Tasmania. They moved to Bath, Somerset, a few months after Adela's birth and she grew up there. During her childhood the family spent time travelling through Europe, visiting France.

  Adela Breton: A Victorian Artist Amid Mexico's Ruins: McVicker, Mary French: : BooksReviews: 4. Adela Catherine Breton was born in London in After the death of both her parents, she was “easily convinced” by pioneer in archaeological techniques Alfred Maudslay to travel to Chichén Itzá to make sketches which would allow Maudslay to check the accuracy of his own drawings, before publishing his Biologia Centrali-Americana.   Mary McVicker is the author of The Secret of Belle Meadow; Adela Breton: A Victorian Artist Amid Mexico’s Ruins; Women Adventurers: to , and numerous articles. Looking for an agent? Download our free guide to finding a literary agent, with the contact information and submission preferences for more than 80 agencies. William Henry Breton Adela’s father, William Henry Breton, was a twin – born in January – one of 11 children born to Peter Breton and his wife Lucy. His twin brother was Henry William Breton (). Census records state William was born in Clapham, Surrey, although his father – Peter Breton – was still.

In this Book. Additional Information. Adela Breton: A Victorian Artist Amid Mexico's Ruins; Mary F. McVicker ; Book; Published by: University of New Mexico Press; View contents. View Citation; summary. Mary McVicker writes of Adela Breton, her independence from the strictures of Victorian life, her career as a pioneering artist Cited by: 3.   When did she fall out of the history books? So today, it is Adela Breton whose story becomes a part of our #WonderWomen series. Adela Catherine Breton () Adela Breton was a strong, determined, stubborn, independent, and seemingly at times outspoken woman. She resisted the stereotypes of her generation, and forged her own path through.   Adela Breton’s family moved to 15 Camden Crescent, Bath (formerly known as Camden Place) in when Adela was a young child. Her father, William Henry Breton, was a retired naval officer and she had one brother, Harry D’Arch Breton. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, isbn. (cloth: alk. paper).