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A Social Portrait of the South at the Turn of the Eighteenth Century

George C. Rogers

A Social Portrait of the South at the Turn of the Eighteenth Century

by George C. Rogers

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Published by Amer Antiquarian Society .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local history,
  • USA,
  • U.S. Local History - Southern States,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11549292M
    ISBN 100944026036
    ISBN 109780944026038
    OCLC/WorldCa21250123

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    Appendices contain scenarios from eighteenth-century pantomime ballets, including several of Magri's own devising; an index to the step-vocabulary discussed in Magri's book; and an index of dancers in Italy known to have performed as grotteschi. Illustrations, music examples, and dance notations also supplement the text.   Compare and contrast the social structure and culture of the eighteenth century with that of the seventeenth century. In what ways was eighteenth century society more complex and in what ways sis it clearly continue earlier ideas and practices. I need to write an essay on this, fairly short, but nonetheless an essay. Im not asking for an already written essay, just some good pointers and.

    Blum, Stella, ed. Eighteenth-Century French Fashion Plates in Full Color: 64 Engravings from the “Galerie Des Modes,” New York: Dover Publications, . The eighteenth century saw a host of social, religious, and intellectual changes across the British Empire. While the Great Awakening emphasized vigorously emotional religiosity, the Enlightenment promoted the power of reason and scientific observation. Both movements had lasting impacts on .


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