The Resource Daily life in 18th-century England, Kirstin Olsen

Daily life in 18th-century England, Kirstin Olsen

Label
Daily life in 18th-century England
Title
Daily life in 18th-century England
Statement of responsibility
Kirstin Olsen
Title variation
Daily life in eighteenth century England
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes various aspects of life in eighteenth-century England, discussing politics, class and race, family, housing, clothing, work and wages, education, food and drink, behavior, hygiene, and other topics
Member of
Action
committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olsen, Kirstin
Dewey number
942.07
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA485
LC item number
.O47 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Greenwood Press "Daily life through history" series,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
England
Label
Daily life in 18th-century England, Kirstin Olsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-436) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Domestic life. Family, gender, and sexuality: "twenty pounds will marry me" -- Document: James Fordyce, "Sermon XII: on meekness" (1767) -- Document: Mary Wollstonecraft, A vindication of the rights of women (1792) -- Health care, hygiene, and death: one foot within the grave" -- Document: John Theobold, Every man his own physician (1767) -- Economic life. Class and race: "not created equal" -- Document: "The way to peace and plenty," The times (1795) -- Work, wages, and the economy: "the main business of the life of man" -- Document: Daniel Defoe, The compleat English tradesman (1727) -- Intellectual life. Education: "a progeny of learning" -- Document: Richard Brinsley Sheridan, The rivals (1775) -- Science: "everything yields to experiment" -- Document: John Harris, Astronomical dialogues between a gentleman and a lady (1719) -- Material life. Clothing and fashion: cork Rumps and cocked hats -- Document: The ladies head-dress (1777) -- Document: William Madden, The bath macaroni; with other sketches from nature (1781) -- Food and drink: "the roast beef of old England" -- Document: Eliza Haywood, A new present for a servant-maid (1771) -- Housing and household goods: "one large room, a serpentine river, and a wood" -- Document: James Cawthorn, "Of taste: an essay" (1771) -- Transportation and communication: "the turnpike roads of the kingdom" -- Document: Karl Philipp Moritz, Travels in England in 1782 (1782) -- Political life. The state and the people: a nation of politicians -- Document: "T." (pseudonym), letter to Lady Charlotte (1754) -- London and the provinces: "the whole of human life in all its variety" -- Document: William Hogarth, Low-life: or one half of the world, knows not how the other half lives (1754) -- Recreational life. Sports, the arts, and entertainment: "their enjoyment of sports or pastimes" -- Document: César de Saussure, A foreign view of England in the reigns of George I and George II: the letters of Monsieur César de Saussure to his family (1728) -- Religious life. Religion: the sleeping congregation? -- Document: John Wesley, The journal of the Reverend John Wesley (1766) -- Document: James Woodforde, Passages from the five volumes of the diary of a country parson (1758-1802) -- Chronology
Control code
ocn967337372
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xviii, 458 pages
Isbn
9781440855030
Lccn
2016058791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)967337372
Label
Daily life in 18th-century England, Kirstin Olsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-436) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Domestic life. Family, gender, and sexuality: "twenty pounds will marry me" -- Document: James Fordyce, "Sermon XII: on meekness" (1767) -- Document: Mary Wollstonecraft, A vindication of the rights of women (1792) -- Health care, hygiene, and death: one foot within the grave" -- Document: John Theobold, Every man his own physician (1767) -- Economic life. Class and race: "not created equal" -- Document: "The way to peace and plenty," The times (1795) -- Work, wages, and the economy: "the main business of the life of man" -- Document: Daniel Defoe, The compleat English tradesman (1727) -- Intellectual life. Education: "a progeny of learning" -- Document: Richard Brinsley Sheridan, The rivals (1775) -- Science: "everything yields to experiment" -- Document: John Harris, Astronomical dialogues between a gentleman and a lady (1719) -- Material life. Clothing and fashion: cork Rumps and cocked hats -- Document: The ladies head-dress (1777) -- Document: William Madden, The bath macaroni; with other sketches from nature (1781) -- Food and drink: "the roast beef of old England" -- Document: Eliza Haywood, A new present for a servant-maid (1771) -- Housing and household goods: "one large room, a serpentine river, and a wood" -- Document: James Cawthorn, "Of taste: an essay" (1771) -- Transportation and communication: "the turnpike roads of the kingdom" -- Document: Karl Philipp Moritz, Travels in England in 1782 (1782) -- Political life. The state and the people: a nation of politicians -- Document: "T." (pseudonym), letter to Lady Charlotte (1754) -- London and the provinces: "the whole of human life in all its variety" -- Document: William Hogarth, Low-life: or one half of the world, knows not how the other half lives (1754) -- Recreational life. Sports, the arts, and entertainment: "their enjoyment of sports or pastimes" -- Document: César de Saussure, A foreign view of England in the reigns of George I and George II: the letters of Monsieur César de Saussure to his family (1728) -- Religious life. Religion: the sleeping congregation? -- Document: John Wesley, The journal of the Reverend John Wesley (1766) -- Document: James Woodforde, Passages from the five volumes of the diary of a country parson (1758-1802) -- Chronology
Control code
ocn967337372
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xviii, 458 pages
Isbn
9781440855030
Lccn
2016058791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)967337372

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