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English country life in the eighteenth century

Bayne-Powell, Mrs. Rosamond

English country life in the eighteenth century

by Bayne-Powell, Mrs. Rosamond

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Country life -- England -- History -- 18th century,
    • England -- Social life and customs -- 18th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Rosamond Bayne-Powell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA485 .B3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 319 p.
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6322830M
      LC Control Number35013793
      OCLC/WorldCa407050

      Family and the Law in Eighteenth-Century Fiction offers challenging interpretations of the public and private faces of individualism in the eighteenth-century English novel. John P. Zomchick begins by surveying the social, historical and ideological functions of law and the family in England's developing market economy. Black English in Britain in the Eighteenth Century eBLJ , Article 12 American sources have then to await the later eighteenth century,10 British literary history is somewhat more forthcoming, and my small selections of samples from strictly eighteenth-century sources follow, listed chronologically from a variety of genres, as an encouragement.

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