The Resource Ladies of the Grand Tour : British women in pursuit of enlightenment and adventure in eighteenth-century Europe, Brian Dolan

Ladies of the Grand Tour : British women in pursuit of enlightenment and adventure in eighteenth-century Europe, Brian Dolan

Label
Ladies of the Grand Tour : British women in pursuit of enlightenment and adventure in eighteenth-century Europe
Title
Ladies of the Grand Tour
Title remainder
British women in pursuit of enlightenment and adventure in eighteenth-century Europe
Statement of responsibility
Brian Dolan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on journals, letters, and diaries, the author presents a portrait of the life and times of eighteenth-century women who broke the constraints of a male-dominated society and embarked on an odyssey of self-discovery
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dolan, Brian
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D917
LC item number
.D65 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British
  • Women travelers
  • Voyages and travels
  • Women
  • Travel
  • British
  • Travel
  • Voyages and travels
  • Women
  • Women travelers
  • England
  • Europe
Label
Ladies of the Grand Tour : British women in pursuit of enlightenment and adventure in eighteenth-century Europe, Brian Dolan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : HarperCollins, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I Belles Lettres and Black Swans -- The Enlightenment & Travel -- 2 'If anything could inspire an unpoetic imagination' 15 -- Education & Improvement -- 3 'The realsubject of my journey' 55 -- Liberty & Independence -- 4 'We live as English a I#fe as we can make it' 87 -- Fashionable Society & Foreign Affairs -- 5 'Air gives us powers over our Own Lives' I27 -- Sea Breezes & Sanity -- 6 'An ideal jaunt'I63 -- Fine Art & Fashion -- 7 'A phantom falsely called Liberty' 20I -- Revelation & Revolution -- Ladies of the Grand Tour -- 8 'Returned the best informed and most perfect creatures' 241 -- Bas Bleu Society & Lady Wits -- -- 9 'All this has yeair of a Novel' 269 -- A Legacy of Letters & the Grand Tour -- Dramatis Personae 289 -- NOTES 297 -- BIBLIOGRAPHY 313 -- INDEX 331
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 337 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780060185435
Lccn
2001024916
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46872179
  • (OCoLC)ocm46872179
Label
Ladies of the Grand Tour : British women in pursuit of enlightenment and adventure in eighteenth-century Europe, Brian Dolan
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : HarperCollins, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I Belles Lettres and Black Swans -- The Enlightenment & Travel -- 2 'If anything could inspire an unpoetic imagination' 15 -- Education & Improvement -- 3 'The realsubject of my journey' 55 -- Liberty & Independence -- 4 'We live as English a I#fe as we can make it' 87 -- Fashionable Society & Foreign Affairs -- 5 'Air gives us powers over our Own Lives' I27 -- Sea Breezes & Sanity -- 6 'An ideal jaunt'I63 -- Fine Art & Fashion -- 7 'A phantom falsely called Liberty' 20I -- Revelation & Revolution -- Ladies of the Grand Tour -- 8 'Returned the best informed and most perfect creatures' 241 -- Bas Bleu Society & Lady Wits -- -- 9 'All this has yeair of a Novel' 269 -- A Legacy of Letters & the Grand Tour -- Dramatis Personae 289 -- NOTES 297 -- BIBLIOGRAPHY 313 -- INDEX 331
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 337 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780060185435
Lccn
2001024916
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46872179
  • (OCoLC)ocm46872179

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