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The Resource City of laughter : sex and satire in eighteenth-century London, Vic Gatrell

City of laughter : sex and satire in eighteenth-century London, Vic Gatrell

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City of laughter : sex and satire in eighteenth-century London
Title
City of laughter
Title remainder
sex and satire in eighteenth-century London
Statement of responsibility
Vic Gatrell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
James Boswell observed that a person living in 18th-century London, 'may be in some degree be whatever character they choose'. This book argues that we cannot comprehend our own capacity for licentiousness or our sense of humour without understanding this unique period in English history
Cataloging source
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Gatrell, Vic
Dewey number
  • 306.7'09421'09033
  • 306.7
  • 306.709421
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sex customs
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
  • Family and Relationships
Label
City of laughter : sex and satire in eighteenth-century London, Vic Gatrell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781843543213
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 696 p.
Isbn
9781843543213
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.)
Label
City of laughter : sex and satire in eighteenth-century London, Vic Gatrell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781843543213
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 696 p.
Isbn
9781843543213
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.)

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      51.4948594 -0.2239664
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