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The Eighteenth Century Town

A Reader in English Urban History, 1688-1820 (Readers in Urban History)

by Peter Borsay

  • 193 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Addison-Wesley Pub (Sd) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1500 to c 1700,
  • British & Irish history: c 1700 to c 1900,
  • Social history,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Social conditions,
  • Urban History,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • History: World,
  • England,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • 18th century,
  • Cities and towns,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7879473M
    ISBN 100582051355
    ISBN 109780582051355

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