1700 : scenes from London life / Maureen Waller

Author(s): Waller, Maureen
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Subjects: London (England)--History--17th century
London (England)--Social life and customs--17th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st American ed
Published: New York : Four Walls Eight Windows, 2000
LC Classification: D, DA
Table of Contents: Acknowledgements
Foreword 1
1. Marriage 9
2. Childbirth 44
3. Childhood 62
4. Disease 80
5. Death 108
6. The Home 124
7. Fashion 153
8. Food and Drink 177
9. Coffee-houses, Clubs, Alehouses and Taverns 195
10. Amusements 217
11. The Working City 234
12. The Poor 257
13. Huguenots and Other Strangers 265
14. Religion and Superstition 282
15. Prostitution and Vice 293
16. Crime and Punishment 307
Bibliography 333
Notes 351
Index 379
Notes: LCCN: 00028832
ISBN: 1568581645
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-350) and index
Physical Description: vii, 388 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 43701638
ISBN/ISSN: 1568581645

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