Household and Buddies in 18th Century England: Family, Kinship and Patronage by Naomi Tadmor
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Overview: This e book considerations the historical past of the household in eighteenth-century England. Tadmor gives a brand new interpretation of ideas of family, household and kinship by her evaluation of up to date language (in diaries, conduct treatises, novels by Richardson and Haywood, and different sources). She emphasizes the significance of the family in setting up notions of the household, and exhibits how ties of "friendship" fashioned important social, financial and political networks. Her e book makes a considerable contribution to eighteenth-century historical past, and will likely be of worth to all historians and literary students of the interval.
Style: Non-Fiction > Historical past