An Elegant Madness

An Elegant Madness

High Society in Regency England

Book - 1999
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Against a backdrop of artistic triumphs and industrial progress, working-class riots and the twenty-year war with France, Venetia Murray's sparkling narrative is lavishly illustrated through rare contemporary cartoons, prints, diaries, and caricatures -- some newly discovered and never before reproduced. An Elegant Madness is a book of airy delights and surprising depths that reveals a fabled age in all its varied splendor.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1999
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780670883288
Call Number: 306.0942 M967e 1999
Characteristics: xvii, 317 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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