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Creator:
Logan, Thad.
Title:
The Victorian parlour / Thad Logan.
Published/Created:
Cambridge, UK ; Cambridge University Press, 2001.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Physical Description:
xvii, 282 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
CIE
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/cam023/00050237.html
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-275) and index.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: List of illustrations page x -- Preface xiii -- Acknowledgments xvii -- I House and home: the parlour in context I -- 2. "Sweet ordering, arrangement, and decision": -- decorating the parlour 36 -- 3. An empire of things:objects in the parlour 105 -- 4. "Intimate glimpses of home": representations of -- the parlour 202 -- Afterword 233 -- Notes 236 -- Bibliography 260 -- Index 276.
Subject Terms:
Domestic fiction, English -- History and criticism.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Home in literature.
House furnishings -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
House furnishings in literature.
Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Living rooms -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
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