GASLIT LONDON is a character study of one of the most endearing, most enduring cities in its most influential time period, 1870-1901. The geniuses of their fields and obsessive ones seemed to have gathered in one place at one time, making the impossible possible—and the mundane a rainbow. In guidebook format, GASLIT LONDON accurately frames the 19th Century city on Technicolor canvas splashed with life as if its pulse still beat. Detailed and animated, it dissects the topic in a lively, orderly way, separating the subject into categories while relaying the importance of the past to the present. Late Victorian London bounces to life. Readers experience it.