The Resource A room of his own : a literary-cultural study of Victorian clubland, Barbara Black, (electronic resource)

A room of his own : a literary-cultural study of Victorian clubland, Barbara Black, (electronic resource)

Label
A room of his own : a literary-cultural study of Victorian clubland
Title
A room of his own
Title remainder
a literary-cultural study of Victorian clubland
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Black
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In nineteenth-century London, a clubbable man was a fortunate man, indeed. The Reform, the Athenaeum, the Travelers, the Carlton, the United Service are just a few of the gentlemen's clubs that formed the exclusive preserve known as "clubland" in Victorian London-the City of Clubs that arose during the Golden Age of Clubs. Why were these associations for men only such a powerful emergent institution in nineteenth-century London? Distinctly British, how did these single-sex clubs help fashion men, foster a culture of manliness, and assist in the project of nation building? What can elite mal
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Black, Barbara J.
Dewey number
  • 820.9/008
  • 820.9008
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR461
LC item number
.B57 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Series in Victorian Studies
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  • English literature
  • Literature and society
  • Clubs
  • Men
  • London (England)
Label
A room of his own : a literary-cultural study of Victorian clubland, Barbara Black, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction: The man in the club window -- A night at the club -- Conduct befitting a gentleman: mid-Victorian clubdom and the novel -- Clubland's special correspondents -- Membership has its privileges: the imperial clubman at home and away -- The pleasure of your company in late-Victorian Pall Mall -- A world of men: an elegy for clubbability -- Epilogue: A room of her own
Extent
1 online resource (313 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821444351
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
System control number
  • (CKB)3170000000060536
  • (EBL)1743673
  • (OCoLC)823040716
  • (SSID)ssj0000784187
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11421981
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000784187
  • (PQKBWorkID)10761147
  • (PQKB)11089469
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1743673
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse18619
  • (EXLCZ)993170000000060536
Label
A room of his own : a literary-cultural study of Victorian clubland, Barbara Black, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction: The man in the club window -- A night at the club -- Conduct befitting a gentleman: mid-Victorian clubdom and the novel -- Clubland's special correspondents -- Membership has its privileges: the imperial clubman at home and away -- The pleasure of your company in late-Victorian Pall Mall -- A world of men: an elegy for clubbability -- Epilogue: A room of her own
Extent
1 online resource (313 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821444351
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
System control number
  • (CKB)3170000000060536
  • (EBL)1743673
  • (OCoLC)823040716
  • (SSID)ssj0000784187
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11421981
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000784187
  • (PQKBWorkID)10761147
  • (PQKB)11089469
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1743673
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse18619
  • (EXLCZ)993170000000060536

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