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The Resource Luxury in the eighteenth century : debates, desires and delectable goods, edited by Maxine Berg and Elizabeth Eger

Luxury in the eighteenth century : debates, desires and delectable goods, edited by Maxine Berg and Elizabeth Eger

Label
Luxury in the eighteenth century : debates, desires and delectable goods
Title
Luxury in the eighteenth century
Title remainder
debates, desires and delectable goods
Statement of responsibility
edited by Maxine Berg and Elizabeth Eger
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Luxury was the keyword for the 18th century. This volume explores the political, economic, moral and intellectual effects of the production and consumption of luxury goods, tying the concept of luxury to contemporary discourse on taste, civility and sensibility, aesthetics and literary genres
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 306.3'09033
  • 306.309033
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berg, Maxine
  • Eger, Elizabeth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Luxuries
  • Luxuries
  • Material culture
  • Society
Target audience
specialized
Label
Luxury in the eighteenth century : debates, desires and delectable goods, edited by Maxine Berg and Elizabeth Eger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780230517790
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 259 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780230517790
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., port.
Label
Luxury in the eighteenth century : debates, desires and delectable goods, edited by Maxine Berg and Elizabeth Eger
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780230517790
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 259 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780230517790
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., port.

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