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Product Description: The public culture of the Victorian middle class looks at the creation of a distinctive "high" culture in the industrial cities of Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester in the mid-nineteenth century and its incipient decline from the 1880s...read more

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9780719057151 | Manchester Univ Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $74.95

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9780719075469, titled "The Public Culture of the Victorian Middle Class: Ritual and Authority in the English Industrial City 1840-1914" | Manchester Univ Pr, May 13, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The public culture of the Victorian middle class looks at the creation of a distinctive "high" culture in the industrial cities of Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester in the mid-nineteenth century and its incipient decline from the 1880s.

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Takes readers through daily life in a Victorian house on a room-by-room basis, providing detailed descriptions of each area's furnishings and decorations while recounting events that may have transpired in the parlor, master bedroom, scullery, sickroom, and more. By the author of A Circle of Sisters. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

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9780393052091 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 2004, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Takes readers through daily life in a Victorian house on a room-by-room basis, providing descriptions of each area's furnishings and decorations while recounting events that may have transpired in the rooms of the house.

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9780393327632 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, November 1, 2005), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Takes readers through daily life in a Victorian house on a room-by-room basis, providing detailed descriptions of each area's furnishings and decorations while recounting events that may have transpired in the parlor, master bedroom, scullery, sickroom, and more.

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Laid out like a middle class house, this book follows the story of Victorian daily life from room to room: from childbirth in the master bedroom, through the scullery and kitchen - cleaning, dining, entertaining - on upwards, ending in the sickroom and death.

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9780007131884 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, August 4, 2003, cover price $35.35 | About this edition: Laid out like a middle class house, this book follows the story of Victorian daily life from room to room: from childbirth in the master bedroom, through the scullery and kitchen - cleaning, dining, entertaining - on upwards, ending in the sickroom and death.

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Product Description: This book seeks to enrich our understanding of middle-class life in England during the Industrial Revolution. For many years, questions about how the middle classes earned (and failed to earn) money, conducted their public and private lives, carried out what they took to be their civic and religious duties, and viewed themselves in relation to the rest of society have been largely neglected questions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780804741743 | Stanford Univ Pr, November 1, 2001, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This book seeks to enrich our understanding of middle-class life in England during the Industrial Revolution.

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9780415906623 | Routledge, September 1, 1992, cover price $59.95

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9780415906630 | Routledge, September 1, 1992, cover price $46.95
9780745609560, titled "White, Male and Middle Class: Explorations in Feminism and History" | Polity Pr, August 3, 1992, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: Physically frail, badly educated girls, brought up to lead useless lives as idle gentlewomen, married to dominant husbands, and relegated to "separate spheres" of life—these phrases have often been used to describe Victorian upper-middle-class women...read more

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9780253344274 | Indiana Univ Pr, July 1, 1989, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Physically frail, badly educated girls, brought up to lead useless lives as idle gentlewomen, married to dominant husbands, and relegated to "separate spheres" of life—these phrases have often been used to describe Victorian upper-middle-class women.

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9780253205094 | Indiana Univ Pr, May 1, 1989, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Physically frail, badly educated girls, brought up to lead useless lives as idle gentlewomen, married to dominant husbands, and relegated to "separate spheres" of life—these phrases have often been used to describe Victorian upper-middle-class women.
9789990248227 | Indiana Univ Pr, May 1, 1989, cover price $4.23

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Product Description: Martha Vicinus's subject is the middle-class English woman, the first of her sex who could afford to live on her own earnings 'outside heterosexual domesticity or church governance.' She wanted and needed to work. Meticulous, resonant, original, triumphant, Independent Women tells of the efforts and endurance of this Victorian woman; of her courage and the constraints that she rejected, accepted, and created...read more

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9780226855677 | Univ of Chicago Pr, May 1, 1985, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: Martha Vicinus's subject is the middle-class English woman, the first of her sex who could afford to live on her own earnings 'outside heterosexual domesticity or church governance.

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9780226855684 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, June 1, 1988), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Martha Vicinus's subject is the middle-class English woman, the first of her sex who could afford to live on her own earnings 'outside heterosexual domesticity or church governance.

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