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Reviews of Decorative Electricity

One way that historians assess what people thought about a book such as Decorative Electricity is by reading reviews that were published newspapers and periodicals.

How would you find reviews of late nineteenth-century books such as Decorative Electricity?

Some books are published more than once, with different editions having different sections, chapters, and information.

Decorative Electricity is a book that was published in two different editions.

In the second edition, which was published a year after the first, Alice Gordon included quotes from reviews of the first edition of her book.

Type '4' into the page box icon of the Bookreader program below and read the reviews of Decorative Electricity that were published in the 2nd Edition.

Then try to answer the questions below.

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