The Gentleman’s House in the British Atlantic World 1680–1780

  • Stephen Hague

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
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  11. Back Matter
    Pages 159-233

About this book

Introduction

The Gentleman's House analyses the architecture, decoration, and furnishings of small classical houses in the eighteenth century. By examining nearly two hundred houses it offers a new interpretation of social mobility in the British Atlantic World characterized by incremental social change.

Keywords

architecture building social change

Authors and affiliations

  • Stephen Hague
    • 1
  1. 1.Rowan UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137378385
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-67748-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-37838-5
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