Sunset Victorian

8" x 11"
Sunset Victorian

Sunset: The Magazine of Western Living, vol. 13 (July-Dec. 1954)

The Uncommercial Traveller and Christmas Books by Charles Dickens, with illustrations by E. G. Dalziel (London: Chapman and Hall, n.d.).

Victorian People in Life and Literature by Gillian Avery (New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970).

A Tramp Abroad by Mark Twain, illustrated by W. Fr. Brown, True Williams, B. Day and other artists--with also three or four pictures made by the author of this book, without outside help; in all three hundred and twenty-eight illustrations (Hartford, Connecticut: American Publishing Company, 1880)


"Change to White King. Its gentle cleansing power makes fabrics look and feel like new." (147)

"Elegance comes easily to Wunda Weve rooms."

Sunset: The Magazine of Victorian Living—February 6, 2017--original blog post

Santa Barbara Public Library offered a bound volume of Western American domesticana—Sunset magazine, vintage 1954.

Another bin brought a crumbling volume of Victorian domesticana—Charles Dickens, The Uncommercial Traveller and Christmas Books, vintage ca. 1870s.

And another Mark Twain's A Tramp Abroad, vintage ca. 1880.

They all know a way home.

Then there is I, vintage 1955.

My name is all over it.

And change to White King!