Catalog

Record Details

Catalogue Search


◄ Search Results Showing Item 2 of 2

Table settings : the material culture and social context of dining, AD 1700-1900 / edited by James Symonds.

Image of item

Electronic resources

Subject: Food habits > History > 18th century > Congresses.
Food habits > History > 19th century > Congresses.
Dinners and dining > Social aspects > History > 18th century > Congresses.
Dinners and dining > Social aspects > History > 19th century > Congresses.
Material culture > History > 18th century > Congresses.
Material culture > History > 19th century > Congresses.
Archaeology and history > Congresses.
Social archaeology > Congresses.
Social history > 18th century > Congresses.
Social history > 19th century > Congresses.
Genre: Electronic books.
Electronic book.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1842177524
  • ISBN: 9781842177525
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (viii, 181 pages) : illustrations, maps, plans
  • Publisher: Oxford [U.K.] ; Oxbow Books, ©2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes papers presented at conference entitled "The table : the material culture and social context of dining in the historical periods," held at University of Sheffield, April 23-25, 2004.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Machine generated contents note: I. The Consumer Revolution & The Development of Taste -- 1. Introduction / James Symonds -- 2. Producing for the Table: A View from the Staffordshire Potteries / David Barker -- 3. Trade Catalogues: Elaborations and Virtual Collections / Christine Ball -- 4. Chocolatada! Sensing the Past: Recreating a 17th-Century Chocolate Recipe / Annie Gray -- II. Elite Feasting & The Cult of Domesticity -- 5. Conspicuous Consumption: How to Organize a Feast / Joan Unwin -- 6. Dining at Endcliffe Hall / Julie Banham -- 7. Privy to the Feast: Eighty to Supper Tonight / Mary C. Beaudry -- 8. Separating the Spheres in Early 19th-Century New York City: Redefining Gender among the Middle Class / Diana diZerega Wall.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
◄ Search Results Showing Item 2 of 2

Additional Resources