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The Resource Victorians undone : tales of the flesh in the age of decorum, Kathryn Hughes

Victorians undone : tales of the flesh in the age of decorum, Kathryn Hughes

Label
Victorians undone : tales of the flesh in the age of decorum
Title
Victorians undone
Title remainder
tales of the flesh in the age of decorum
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Hughes
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A groundbreaking account of what it was like to live in a Victorian body from one of our best historians ... brings the Victorians back to life and helps us understand how they lived their lives"--Publisher's description
Tone
Writing style
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10657364
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Kathryn
Dewey number
306.409
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT497.G7
LC item number
H84 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human body
  • Body image
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
tales of the flesh in the age of decorum
Label
Victorians undone : tales of the flesh in the age of decorum, Kathryn Hughes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by 4th Estate in 2017"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : Parts and holes
  • Lady Flora's belly
  • Charles Darwin's beard
  • George Eliot's hand
  • Fanny Cornforth's mouth
  • Sweet Fanny Adams
Control code
on1007752547
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 414 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781421425702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1007752547
Label
Victorians undone : tales of the flesh in the age of decorum, Kathryn Hughes
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by 4th Estate in 2017"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : Parts and holes
  • Lady Flora's belly
  • Charles Darwin's beard
  • George Eliot's hand
  • Fanny Cornforth's mouth
  • Sweet Fanny Adams
Control code
on1007752547
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 414 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781421425702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1007752547

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