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Credit, fashion, sex : economies of regard in Old Regime France / Clare Haru Crowston.

Author/Creator:
Crowston, Clare Haru, 1968-
Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xvii, 424 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Credit -- France -- History -- 17th century.
Credit -- France -- History -- 18th century.
Fashion -- France -- History -- 17th century.
Fashion -- France -- History -- 18th century.
Sex -- Economic aspects -- France -- History -- 17th century.
Sex -- Economic aspects -- France -- History -- 18th century.
Contents:
Critiques and crises of the credit system
Incredible style : intertwined circuits of credit, fashion, and sex
Credit in the female fashion trades of eighteenth-century Paris
Fashion merchants: managing credit, narrating collapse
Madame DeĢficit and her minister of fashion : self-fashioning and the politics of credit
Family affairs : consumption, credit and the marriage bond.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780822355137 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822355132 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822355281 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822355280 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
818953131