The Commodity Culture of Victorian England: Advertising and Spectacle, 1851-1914

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This provocative and theoretically sophisticated book reveals how capitalism produced and sustained a culture of its own in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. "Richards provides a valuable account of the interaction between cultural and business development in Victorian England by focusing on the evolution of advertising. Through an examination of five case studies, ranging from how advertisers employed images of the Crystal Palace Exhibition of 1851 to their use of images of women just before WWI, he argues ...

The Commodity Culture of Victorian England: Advertising and Spectacle, 1851-1914 1991, Stanford University Press, Palo Alto

ISBN-13: 9780804719018

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The Commodity Culture of Victorian England: Advertising and Spectacle, 1851-1914 1991, Verso Books, London

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The Commodity Culture of Victorian England: Advertising and Spectacle, 1851-1914 1990, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

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