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Product Description: In the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries the Inns of Court and fashionable London taverns developed a culture of clubbing, urban sociability and wit. The convivial societies that emerged created rituals to define social identities and to engage in literary play and political discussion...read more

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9780521860840 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 31, 2007, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: In the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries the Inns of Court and fashionable London taverns developed a culture of clubbing, urban sociability and wit.

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Product Description: Where Adam delved and Eve span Who was then the gentleman? Mark Dawson's approach to this riddle is not to study the lives of those said to belong to early modern England's gentry. He suggests we remain skeptical of all answers to this question and consider what was at stake whenever it was posed...read more

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9780521848091 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 25, 2005, cover price $129.99 | About this edition: Where Adam delved and Eve span Who was then the gentleman?

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Product Description: In the Early Modern period, massive emigration, along with political contention between the Court and the City, reshaped London's social topography and human landscape. This book examines the spaces and identities which characterized the changing metropolis...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780312176525 | Palgrave Macmillan, April 15, 1998, cover price $185.00 | About this edition: In the Early Modern period, massive emigration, along with political contention between the Court and the City, reshaped London's social topography and human landscape.

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