A Snap Shot
The British Aristocracy c. 1880
|Hush by James Tissot|
British Aristocrats at Play
In 1880 the wealthiest, most politically powerful Aristocracy on Earth was the British Aristocracy. It Politically and Economically dominated Britain and through their domination of Britain, the British Empire. What follows is a brief snap shot, so to speak, of the British Aristocracy at its height c. 1880.