Category Archives: 1820

Landing in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Historical travelogue.

Buenos Aires, Argentina, Historical, travelogue
Landing in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1810s

Landing in Buenos Aires, Argentina, at the beginning of the 19th century.

Historical travelogue by Emeric Essex Vidal and Rudolph Ackermann.

NEAR the centre of the city, a little to the north of the citadel is constructed a mole of rough stone, intended for a landing-place. It is about two hundred yards long, twelve wide, and six high. Notwithstanding this projection, the river is so shoal, that boats are very seldom able to approach it, and five or six carts are constantly plying for the purpose of landing passengers.

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Well known Bond Street Loungers in 1820.

Regency Dandy Clubs, Dandysme. The Earl of Sefton, The Duke of Devonshire, "Poodle Byng", Lord Manners, The Duke of Beaufort.

Well known Bond Street Loungers in 1820.

Well known Bond Street Loungers in 1820.

From left: The Earl of Sefton, The Duke of Devonshire, “Poodle Byng”, Lord Manners, The Duke of Beaufort.

From the book: The Reminiscences and Recollections of Captain Gronow, being anecdotes of the camp, court, clubs and society, 1810-1860. By Captain Rees Howell Gronow (1794–1865). Published: London, John C. Nimmo, 1889. Artist Joseph Grego (1843-1908).

Free Ebook: The Reminiscences and Recollections of Captain Gronow. Volume 1 & 2.

Tags: Regency period. Georgian Fashion. Dandy Clubs – Dandysme.