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The Resource Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870, Karen Halttunen

Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870, Karen Halttunen

Label
Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870
Title
Confidence men and painted women
Title remainder
a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870
Statement of responsibility
Karen Halttunen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Halttunen, Karen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT690.U6
LC item number
H34 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Yale historical publications. Miscellany
Series volume
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle class
  • United States
  • Social values
  • Hypocrisy
  • Sincerity
  • Middenklassen
  • Sociale moraal
  • Hypocrisy
  • Middle class
  • Moral conditions
  • Sincerity
  • Social values
  • United States
Label
Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870, Karen Halttunen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-255) and index
Contents
1. The Era of the Confidence Man -- 2. Hypocrisy and Sincerity in the World of Strangers -- 3. Sentimental Culture and the Problem of Fashion -- 4. Sentimental Culture and the Problem of Etiquette -- 5. Mourning the Dead: A Study in Sentimental Ritual -- 6. Disguises, Masks and the Parlor Theatricals : The Decline of Sentimental Culture in the 1850s -- Conclusion
Control code
8452137
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 262 p.
Isbn
9780300037883
Lccn
82008336
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)8452137
Label
Confidence men and painted women : a study of middle-class culture in America, 1830-1870, Karen Halttunen
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-255) and index
Contents
1. The Era of the Confidence Man -- 2. Hypocrisy and Sincerity in the World of Strangers -- 3. Sentimental Culture and the Problem of Fashion -- 4. Sentimental Culture and the Problem of Etiquette -- 5. Mourning the Dead: A Study in Sentimental Ritual -- 6. Disguises, Masks and the Parlor Theatricals : The Decline of Sentimental Culture in the 1850s -- Conclusion
Control code
8452137
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 262 p.
Isbn
9780300037883
Lccn
82008336
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)8452137

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