Victorian ladies inside the Crystal Palace. The Crystal Palace is a metal and glass structure located in the Jardines del Retiro in Madrid (Spain). It was built in 1887 for the Exposition of the Philippines, held that year. It was inspired by the Crystal
Hatchards is the oldest bookshop in London & U. Founded by John Hatchard in 1797 on Piccadilly,where it still trades today. Origins were founded through a bought collection of merchandise from Simon Vandenbergh, controversial century.
’The Nave From The North End - Commencement Of Monti’s Fountain’ Construction work in progress at the nave of the Crystal Palace Exhibition Hall in Sydenham. Photograph by Philip Henry Delamotte - 1855