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Author Harvey, Karen, 1971-

Title The little republic : masculinity and domestic authority in eighteenth-century Britain / Karen Harvey
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 218 pages) : illustrations
Summary This title reconstructs the distinctive relationship between the house and masculinity in the 18th century; adds a missing piece to the history of the home, uncovering the hopes and fears men had for their homes and families
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience Specialized
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Households -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Husbands -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Masculinity -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191740978 ebook