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By Peck, Linda Levy
Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005
Tracing the ways in which 17th-century consumption of luxury goods changed social practices, gender roles, royal policies and the economy, this book considers...

By Cockayne, Emily, 1973-
Hardback. English.
Published New Haven, [Conn.]; London: Yale University Press, c2007
Through the stories of a large cast of characters from varied walks of life, this text compares what daily life was like in different cities across England...

Article. English.
Published Leiden: Brill, 1994
The Crisis of Courtesy examines the apparent decline of the courtesy-book in Britain after the 16th century and suggests that the matter of courtesy was...

By Baird, Rosemary
Hardback. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2003
The roles of women as wives, chatelaines and keepers-up of fashion in the great power houses of 17th- and 18th-century Britain is the subject of this...

Hardback. English.
Published Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2002
These essays look at how queens, princesses of Wales, and royal daughters used patronage powers and operated within confines of royal family politics...

By Thurley, Simon, 1962-
Hardback. English.
Published London: London Topographical Society, 1998

Hardback. English.
Published London: Arden Shakespeare, 2006
While much has been written on Shakespeare's debt to the classical tradition, less has been said about his roots in the popular culture of his own time...
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