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At home in the city : urban domesticity in American literature and culture, 1850-1930 / Betsy Klimasmith.

Book Book (c2005.)
Description: xii, 293 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Hanover, NH : University Press of New England ; c2005.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gordon College Stack Level 5 PS 374 .D57 K57 2005 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem State University Stacks PS 374 .D57 K57 2005 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 1584654961 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781584654964 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 158465497X (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781584654971 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-273) and index.
Contents:
Architectural determinism and the industrial city in The Blithedale Romance and Ruth Hall -- The city's drawing-room : spatial practice in The Bostonians and Central Park -- The tenement home : pushing the city's limits -- The apartment as utopia : reimagining the city, reconstructing the home -- From artifact to investment : hotel homes, the economics of luxury, and the custom of the country -- The paradox of intimacy : mobility, sociology, and the function of home in Quicksand.
Citation: Klimasmith, Elizabeth. "At home in the city : urban domesticity in American literature and culture, 1850-1930." Hanover, NH : University Press of New England ; 2005.

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