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The Resource Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791, Clare Haru Crowston, (electronic book)

Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791, Clare Haru Crowston, (electronic book)

Label
Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791
Title
Fabricating women
Title remainder
the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791
Statement of responsibility
Clare Haru Crowston
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A study of the seamstresses of late 17th and 18th-century France, who developed a quintessentially feminine occupation that became a major factor in the urban economy
Member of
Cataloging source
NcD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crowston, Clare Haru
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6073.C62
LC item number
F7334 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women tailors
  • Women dressmakers
  • Women in guilds
  • Sexual division of labor
  • Clothing trade
  • France
  • Frankreich
Label
Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791, Clare Haru Crowston, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [475]-494) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seamstresses and the culture of clothing in Old Regime France -- From mending to modes: trade hierarchies and the labor market -- Tools, techniques, and commercial practices -- The royal government, guilds, and the seamstresses of Paris, Normandy, and Provence -- The tailors and the seamstresses: corporate privilege, gender, and the law -- Women's corporate self-government: the administration of the Parisian Seamstresses' Guild -- Career paths in the seamstresses' trade: from apprenticeship to mistress-ship -- Marriage, fortune and family: the world of the mistress seamstress -- Making the new century: the seamstresses, fin et suite
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 508 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822326663
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Fabricating women : the seamstresses of Old Regime France, 1675-1791, Clare Haru Crowston, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [475]-494) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seamstresses and the culture of clothing in Old Regime France -- From mending to modes: trade hierarchies and the labor market -- Tools, techniques, and commercial practices -- The royal government, guilds, and the seamstresses of Paris, Normandy, and Provence -- The tailors and the seamstresses: corporate privilege, gender, and the law -- Women's corporate self-government: the administration of the Parisian Seamstresses' Guild -- Career paths in the seamstresses' trade: from apprenticeship to mistress-ship -- Marriage, fortune and family: the world of the mistress seamstress -- Making the new century: the seamstresses, fin et suite
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 508 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822326663
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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