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Kriz, Kay Dian, 1945-, Slavery, sugar, and the culture of refinement , c2008
Slavery, sugar, and the culture of refinement : picturing the British West Indies, 1700-1840 / Kay Dian Kriz.
- New Haven : Yale University Press : c2008.
- Physical Description:
- ix, 284 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
- Reference LibraryN8214.5.W38 K75 2008 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Full Orbis Record:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Subject Terms:
- Art, British -- 18th century.Art, British -- 19th century.Black people in art.Slavery in art.Social classes in art.West Indies, British -- In art.
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