Pop Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Victorian Rooms?
From our incomplete set of The Book of Knowledge encyclopedias, circa 1910, this picture exercise on page 3175:
What Is Wrong In This Room?Luckily we have the volume with page 3285 -- and I'll present the answers in a few days or so.
This picture has been drawn with seventeen things wrong in it. It will interest you to find out these mistakes and write them down, comparing your list with the correct listing appearing on page 3285.
Labels: 1910s, antiques, books, homework, illustration, quiz
This sort of looks like a tarot card. That would be a fun set to have, wouldn't it?
I think that the dog has thought up even more things wrong with the room. I sense disapproval coming from the dog.
c'est toujour un plaisir de venir te rendre visite
The dog is waiting for the maid to leave so he can get on the chair.
Answers posted here!
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