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The conventional man : the diaries of Ontario Chief Justice Robert A. Harrison, 1856-1878

Author: Robert A Harrison; Peter Oliver; Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History.
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : Published for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History by University of Toronto Press, ©2003.
Series: Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Although unusual in his driving ambition and his consuming need to accumulate a fortune, Harrison remained in most respects thoroughly conventional and Victorian, and his diary offers rare insights into the mind of the mid-nineteenth-century upper-class Toronto male. Opinionated and forthright, Harrison expresses strongly held views not only on law but also on such matters as love, marriage, sexuality, medical  Read more...
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Conventional man : the diaries of Ontario Chief Justice Robert A. Harrison, 1856-1878.
Toronto, [Ontario] ; Buffalo, [New York] ; London, [England] : University of Toronto Press, ©2003
xii, 644 pages
Named Person: Robert A Harrison; Robert A Harrison; Robert A Harrison
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Harrison; Peter Oliver; Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History.
ISBN: 9781442680913 1442680911
OCLC Number: 256530074
Notes: Versement en lot.
Description: 1 online resource.
Series Title: Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by Peter Oliver.

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