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Author Lewis, Charlene M. Boyer, 1965-

Title Ladies and gentlemen on display [electronic resource] : planter society at the Virginia springs, 1790-1860 / Charlene M. Boyer Lewis.

Imprint Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 293 p. : ill., map.
Series American South series
American South series.
Note Originally presented as author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Virginia.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-284) and index.
Contents pt. 1. The scene -- pt. 2. Healing waters -- pt. 3. Community and competition.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Plantation life -- Virginia -- History -- 19th century.
Springs -- Virginia -- History -- 19th century.
Health resorts -- Virginia -- History -- 19th century.
Social classes -- Virginia -- History -- 19th century.
Virginia -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Virginia -- History -- 1775-1865.
Virginia -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0813920795 (cloth alk. paper)
0813920809 (pbk. alk. paper)
9780813921990 (e-book)

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