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Author Cowan, Alexander.

Title Marriage, manners and mobility in early modern Venice / Alexander Cowan
Published Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 209 pages) : illustrations
Series Historical urban studies
Historical urban studies.
Contents Noble status and social differentiation in early modern Europe -- The Avogaria di Comun and the Prove de Nobilta -- Outsider brides and their families -- Huomini civili and patrician marriage -- The social dimensions of acceptability -- Concubines and natural daughters -- Gender and honourable, and dishonourable behaviour -- Marriage and the patriciate
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-201) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Elite (Social sciences) -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Marriage -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Social classes -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Social mobility -- Italy -- Venice -- History.
Venice (Italy) -- Social conditions -- To 1797.
Venice (Italy) -- Social life and customs -- 16th century.
Venice (Italy) -- Social life and customs -- 17th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007009669
ISBN 0754686817 (electronic bk.)
9780754686811 (electronic bk.)