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Wives and daughters : women and children in the Georgian country house, Joanna Martin

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Wives and daughters : women and children in the Georgian country house
Title
Wives and daughters
Title remainder
women and children in the Georgian country house
Statement of responsibility
Joanna Martin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume is a portrait of the world of women inside the country house that symbolized the power and taste of 18th-century Britain. It traces the lives of individual women and considers courtship, marriage, children, education, houses and gardens, reading, hobbies, travel and health, and more
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Martin, Joanna
Dewey number
  • 305.4'2'0941'09033
  • 305.420941
  • 305.420941
  • 305.4'2'0941'09033
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
  • genealogical tables
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Great Britain
  • Society
Target audience
specialized
Label
Wives and daughters : women and children in the Georgian country house, Joanna Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 431-438) and index
Control code
9781852852719
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 454 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781852852719
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims., geneal. tables, maps, ports.
Label
Wives and daughters : women and children in the Georgian country house, Joanna Martin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 431-438) and index
Control code
9781852852719
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 454 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781852852719
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims., geneal. tables, maps, ports.

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