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The Prospect Before Her By Olwen H. Hufton

The Prospect Before Her
by Olwen H. Hufton

This work considers the situation of all kinds of women, in all aspects of their lives, across the whole of Western Europe over three centuries. Chapters cover female rites of passage - girlhood and work, marriage, married life and work, parenthood and widowhood.

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This work considers the situation of all kinds of women, in all aspects of their lives, across the whole of Western Europe over three centuries. Chapters cover female rites of passage - girlhood and work, marriage, married life and work, parenthood and widowhood. It looks in detail at those women who deviated from the norm in some way - the sexually deveiant or unlucky, prostitutes, witches or saints, Protestant and Catholic enthusiasts, women writers, women rioters. This first volume ends in 1800 with the French Revolution.

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GOR001196161
The Prospect Before Her
Olwen H. Hufton
Used - Very Good
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
1997-03-03
672
0006863515
9780006863519
Winner of Fawcett Society Book Prize 1996
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