The animal estate : the English and other creatures in the Victorian Age (Book, 2005) [WorldCat.org]
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The animal estate : the English and other creatures in the Victorian Age

Author: Harriet Ritvo; Harvard University Press.
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, [post 2005], 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Harriet Ritvo gives us a vivid picture of how animals figured in English thinking during the nineteenth century and, by extension, how they served as metaphors for human psychological needs and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harriet Ritvo; Harvard University Press.
ISBN: 9780674037076 0674037073 0674037065 9780674037069
OCLC Number: 932198839
Notes: Na dok. data wyd. 1987, prawdopodobna data wyd. po 2005 r. ustalona na podstawie 13-cyfrowego ISBN.
Description: VIII, [4], 347, [7] s. : il. ; 24 cm
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The brilliance of Ritvo's book, my favorite for 1987...[lies] in the particular examples that she has chosen to illustrate the institutional bonds of humans with other animals... She tells so many Read more...

 
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