TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WAXWORK»
The term «waxwork» is quite widely used and occupies the 31.301
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
Quite widely used
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WAXWORK»
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in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to waxwork
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
By her own confession, the beautiful Miriam Cromer is a murderess.
When Thunderbolt's father is arrested for counterfeiting sixpences, the New Cut Gang set out to clear him. Set in 19th century London. Suggested level: primary
: Making and Using Candles in the Home
This series of inspirational and practical books combines traditional crafts with exciting ideas from the world of interior design.
Waxwork. and. Clockwork. 9. Henry Bridges's Microcosm (engraving, 1744). The
medallions at the. While some exhibitions were bringing to seventeenth- and
eighteenth-century London tangible evidence of Nature's variety and man's ...
Richard Daniel Altick, 1978
The Victorian Marionette Theatre
What is really interesting is the very close relationship between waxwork shows
and marionette theatres. The idea of exhibiting artificial figures, whether
animated or static and whether for edification or entertainment, was already
common in ...
The Victorian Freak Show: The Significance of Disability and ...
Like the novel itself, Jarley's waxwork depicts grotesque brands of human
embodiment while also calling upon sentiment and morality. Like the novel, the
waxwork's moral message and commercial appeal depend on a balance
The Self and It: Novel Objects in Eighteenth-Century England
... 'to the verge of indiscretion,'” writes von Boehn.43 In the most climactic scene
of Radcliffe's Mysteries of Udolpho, it is a waxwork figure, so painful in its
naturalistic rendition of pain, that makes emily faint upon viewing it in a chamber
Waxworks: A Cultural Obsession
We would have no more difficulty finding Quilp's likeness in a popular wax
museum, or in Jarley's Wax-work itself, for that matter: "[Throughout her [Nell's]
uneasy dreams," Quilp "was somehow connected with the waxwork, or was
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Isidoros Krastyo Morpheus, 2012
'Her first thought was "I must not scream" ' A man must open one of two doors: one will bring him love, the other will bring him death.
Frank Richard Stockton, Stacey Aumonier, A. M. Burrage, 1999
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WAXWORK»
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Dame Helen Mirren checks her waxwork's ample assets at Madame …
Three waxworks of the actress had been positioned in front of a Union Jack flag and depicted her as Prime Suspect's detective Jane Tennison and in her ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
John Bishop immortalised at Blackpool waxwork
Comedian John Bishop with his wax figure which was unveiled at Madame Tussauds in Blackpool. Credit: Peter Byrne/PA Wire/Press Association Images. «ITV News, Jul 15»
Kim Kardashian made into selfie-taking waxwork at Madame …
The dress, originally designed by her good friend Olivier Rousteing, along with the lifesize wax work took a total of four weeks and £150k to complete. «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
Ed Sheeran is impressed by his waxwork at Madame Tussauds …
Ed Sheeran looked pretty stunned when he came face to face with his waxwork at Madame Tussauds and couldn't help but take a selfie. The Don't hitmaker, ... «Mirror.co.uk, May 15»
David Cameron's waxwork given more 'grey hairs and lines' ahead …
The other's David Cameron's Madame Tussaud's waxwork, which has just been given a refreshing spruce ahead of the Queen's Speech this week, during which ... «The Independent, May 15»
Lionel Messi's waxwork unveiled in New York
A waxwork of Lionel Messi has been unveiled at Madame Tussauds in New York, completing football's waxy holy trinity alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan ... «Telegraph.co.uk, May 15»
Meet Lorde's super intense waxwork figure from Madame Tussauds
The Kiwi pop star's official Madame Tussauds Hollywood waxwork figure has been unveiled today - and the super intense wax statue was made with Lorde's ... «New Zealand Herald, May 15»
Olly Murs' Waxwork Is Unveiled At Madame Tussauds In Blackpool …
But that can't be said for Olly Murs' scarily realistic waxwork, which has just been unveiled by the man himself at Madame Tussauds in Blackpool. «Huffington Post UK, Mar 15»
Olly Murs poses for cheeky snap with his unfinished waxwork
Olly Murs is getting waxed. The Essex-born star is set to become a tourist attraction, with his own waxwork at Blackpool's Madame Tussauds. And to celebrate ... «Daily Mail, Feb 15»
Zlatan Ibrahimovic waxwork unveiled, Eiffel Tower replaced next?
Ibrahimovic, 33, came face-to-face with his life-sized likeness at the French capital's Musee Grevin, joining fellow footballers Thierry Henry, Zinedine Zidane and ... «ESPN FC, Feb 15»