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Transatlantic manners : social patterns in nineteenth-century Anglo-American travel literature / Christopher Mulvey
Bib ID 204423
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Mulvey, Christopher
 
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Description Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1990 
xi, 243 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521303664
Full contents Machine derived contents note: List of illustrations and sources; Preface; Introduction: 1. The Anglo-American traveller; Part I. American Society: 2. Merchant society; 3. Planter society; 4. Western man; 5. American woman; 6. The slave; 7. The uniformity of American life; Part II. English Society: 8. The English gentleman; 9. The aristocracy; 10. The social hierarchy; 11. Servants; 12. The poor; 13. The narrowness of English life; Conclusion: 14. An Anglo-Saxon light; Notes; Bibliography; Index. 
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-236) and index.

Subjects English prose literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.  |  American prose literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.  |  Authors, American -- 19th century -- Journeys -- Great Britain.  |  Authors, English -- 19th century -- Journeys -- United States.  |  Americans -- Travel -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.  |  British -- Travel -- United States -- History -- 19th century.  |  Travelers' writings -- History and criticism.  |  Manners and customs in literature.  |  Travelers -- History -- 19th century.  |  Travel in literature.  |  Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.  |  United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.  |  Society History  |  England  |  United States

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