Confidence Men and Painted Women: A Study of Middle-Class Culture in America, 1830-1870 / Edition 1

Confidence Men and Painted Women: A Study of Middle-Class Culture in America, 1830-1870 / Edition 1

by Karen Halttunen, Karen Hallunen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300037880

ISBN-13: 9780300037883

Pub. Date: 09/28/1986

Publisher: Yale University Press

Karen Halttunen draws a vivid picture of the social and cultural development of the upwardly mobile middle class, basing her study on a survey of the conduct manuals and fashion magazines of mid-nineteenth-century America.  See more details below

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Karen Halttunen draws a vivid picture of the social and cultural development of the upwardly mobile middle class, basing her study on a survey of the conduct manuals and fashion magazines of mid-nineteenth-century America.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300037883
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1986
Series:
Historical Publications
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
262
Sales rank:
918,866
Product dimensions:
5.49(w) x 8.18(h) x 0.85(d)

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