Below is the biography of Robert Adam, a neoclassical Scottish architect of the Victorian era. He is known for his interior designing and furniture designing works. Early Life of Robert […]


Below is the detailed biography of RD Blackmore, a British novelist known for his personification of the countryside. He was known as the ‘Last Victorian Pioneer’ in the context of […]


Below is the detailed biography of Sir Leslie Stephen, a British writer and critic. He is also known for his biographies and articles on history.  During his young times, he […]


The sublime is a sense of inner greatness of the soul and a sense of overcoming any difficulty. The realisation of the sublime proves to be a sensation of inadequacy […]

The Mayor of Casterbridge Analysis

The Mayor of Casterbridge is a classic novel written by Thomas Hardy. The novel was first published in 886 under the complete title The Mayor of Casterbridge: The Life and […]


Auguste Allongé was a French artist born on March 19, 1833 in Paris. He is known for his charcoal art and landscape works. He belonged to the Barbizon School movement […]

James Archer, Self portrait

James Archer was a Scottish painter born on June 10, 1823 in Edinburgh. He was the eldest son of Andrew Archer, a dentist in Edinburgh and Ann Cunningham Gregory. Archer […]