The Georgian Gentleman

By: Brander, Michael

Price: $11.25

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hard cover is green with gold lettering on spine. Brown and white monochrome end papers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w pictures and 5 color plates. "...Brander penetrates the myths of the Georgian gentleman to show in graphic detail the clothes he wore, his education and travels, hunting, shooting, gaming, wagering, clubbing, duelling, entertainment, servants, wenching, his diet and sanitary habits, the pretence, the financial scrambling, the ailments which only the fit and hearty could survive..." Chronological appendix; bibliography. ; B&W and color Illustrations; 1 x 9.3 x 6.5 Inches; xii, 223 pages; Hard cover has light bumping, shelf wear, previous owner's bookplate inside front cover. DJ has light shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, bumping; in a mylar cover.

Title: The Georgian Gentleman

Author Name: Brander, Michael

Categories: Horse Racing, Saddlery/Tack/Equipment, Transportation/Vehicles/Machinery, social history, Reference, Religion, Crafts/Needlework/Clothing/Costuming, Business/Economics, Drama/Theater/Plays/Opera, Horses, Biography/Memoirs/Journals, English/British History, Jumping/Cross Country, Furniture/Interiors/Decorating, Art, History, European History, Architecture, Education, Cultural History, Medicine/Health/Health Care, Royalty, Sports/Athletics,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: England, Saxon House: 1973

ISBN Number: 0347000053

ISBN Number 13: 9780347000055

Binding: First Printing; Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 6404

Keywords: Georgian England; Cultural History; Social History; Castes; Sociology; English History; British History; Education History; Family Life;,