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The commonplace book of William Byrd II of Westover

Autore: William Byrd; Kevin Berland; Jan Kirsten Gilliam; Kenneth A Lockridge
Editore: Chapel Hill : Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, by the University of North Carolina Press, ©2001.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"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.  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Biography
Biographies
Persona incaricata: William Byrd; William Byrd
Tipo materiale: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: William Byrd; Kevin Berland; Jan Kirsten Gilliam; Kenneth A Lockridge
ISBN: 080782612X 9780807826126
Numero OCLC: 44493324
Descrizione: xv, 319 p. ; 25 cm.
Contenuti: 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.
Responsabilità: edited by Kevin Berland, Jan Kirsten Gilliam, and Kenneth A. Lockridge.
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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  Per saperne di più…

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"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 Per saperne di più…

 
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