The Remarkable Lushington Family

Lushington also commented on Whitman's line, “Patriarchs sit at supper with sons & grandsons around them” which expressed perfectly the “value of continuity between generation & generation”—a theme which lay at the heart of Positivism.

The Remarkable Lushington Family

This social, artistic, and cultural history examines three generations of the Lushington family and their relationships with prominent British figures and family members' roles in larger trends such as abolitionism, the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, and positivist philosophy.--Gillian Sutherland, Newnham College

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