aller au contenu
The commonplace book of William Byrd II of Westover Aperçu de cet ouvrage
FermerAperçu de cet ouvrage
Vérifiant…

The commonplace book of William Byrd II of Westover

Auteur : William Byrd; Kevin Berland; Jan Kirsten Gilliam; Kenneth A Lockridge
Éditeur : Chapel Hill : Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, by the University of North Carolina Press, ©2001.
Édition/format :   Livre : Biographie : Publication gouvernementale provinciale ou d'état : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
Résumé :
"William Byrd II (1674-1744) was an important figure in the history of colonial Virginia: a founder of Richmond, an active participant in Virginia politics, and the proprietor of one of the colonoy's greatest plantations. But Byrd is best known today for his diaries. Considered essential documents of private life in colonial America, they offer readers an unparalleled glimpse into the world of a Virginia gentleman.  Lire la suite...
Évaluation :

(pas encore évalué) 0 avec des critiques - Soyez le premier.

Sujets
Plus comme ceci

 

Trouver un exemplaire dans la bibliothèque

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Recherche de bibliothèques qui possèdent cet ouvrage...

Détails

Genre/forme : Biography
Biographies
Personne nommée : William Byrd; William Byrd
Type d’ouvrage : Biographie, Publication gouvernementale, Publication gouvernementale provinciale ou d'état
Format : Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : William Byrd; Kevin Berland; Jan Kirsten Gilliam; Kenneth A Lockridge
ISBN : 080782612X 9780807826126
Numéro OCLC : 44493324
Description : xv, 319 pages ; 25 cm
Contenu : 1. William Byrd II of Westover --
2. Making a Gentleman: William Byrd and Early Modern Education --
3. The Commonplace Book in Education --
4. The Commonplace Book and the Common Culture --
5. William Byrd as a Writer: Between the Private and Public Spheres --
6. Gathering and Compiling the Commonplace Book --
7. Science and Medicine in the Commonplace Book --
8. William Byrd's Religious Views --
9. "Invectives against Women, and ... Lampoons upon Matrimony" --
10. The Commonplace Book and Self-Fashioning --
The Commonplace Book of a Colonial Gentleman in Crisis: An Essay / Kenneth A. Lockridge --
The Commonplace Book.
Responsabilité : edited by Kevin Berland, Jan Kirsten Gilliam, and Kenneth A. Lockridge.
Plus d’informations :

Résumé :

William Byrd II (1674-1744) was the founder of Richmond, Virginia, and an active participant in the state's politics. Today, he is known for his diaries. This commonplace book offers a collection of  Lire la suite...

Critiques

Critiques éditoriales

Synopsis de l’éditeur

"This edition of Byrd's commonplace book, with its illuminating introduction and erudite commentary, is a precious gift to students of eighteenth-century culture on both sides of the Atlantic. Much Lire la suite...

 
Critiques d’utilisateurs
Récupération des critiques de GoodReads...
Récuperation des critiques DOGObooks…

Tags

Soyez le premier.
Confirmez cette demande

Vous avez peut-être déjà demandé cet ouvrage. Veuillez sélectionner OK si vous voulez poursuivre avec cette demande quand même.

Données liées


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44493324>
library:oclcnum"44493324"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdf:valueUnknown value: sgp
rdf:valueUnknown value: gpb
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2001"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2001"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/20797593>
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The commonplace book of William Byrd II of Westover"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:reviews
rdf:typeschema:Review
schema:itemReviewed<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44493324>
schema:reviewBody""William Byrd II (1674-1744) was an important figure in the history of colonial Virginia: a founder of Richmond, an active participant in Virginia politics, and the proprietor of one of the colonoy's greatest plantations. But Byrd is best known today for his diaries. Considered essential documents of private life in colonial America, they offer readers an unparalleled glimpse into the world of a Virginia gentleman. This book joins Byrd's Diary, Secret Diary, and other writings in securing his reputation as one of the most interesting men in colonial America."--Jacket."
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA139270>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Fermer la fenêtre

Veuillez vous identifier dans WorldCat 

Vous n’avez pas de compte? Vous pouvez facilement créer un compte gratuit.