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The Pilgrim's Rest in Burma, circa 1900 (Royal Geographical Society)
The Pilgrim's Rest in Burma, circa 1900: A female Victorian traveller looks out with a telescope
Hints To Lady Travellers, a 19th century handbook that offered advice to female tourists in the Victorian age, is being reprinted. And, as Catherine Eade explains, it throws a spotlight onto a different world.