Domestic Service and Gender, 1660-1750: Life and Work in the London Household

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This book presents the lives of men and women who lived and worked as domestic servants in London between 1660 and 1750 using the testimony of 1,500 individual servants who were alive in a distinct phase of English history Domestic Service and Gender, 1660-1750 explores household relations, sex and slander, life cycle, working conditions, compensation, and special perks for diverse servants. It addresses the controversies over the early modern family and the myth of separate spheres. Its broad scope encompasses histories of ...

Domestic Service and Gender, 1660-1750: Life and Work in the London Household 2016, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138157323

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Domestic Service and Gender, 1660-1750: Life and work in the London household 2000, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9780582312081

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