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The Resource Charity and Sylvia : a same-sex marriage in early America, Rachel Hope Cleves

Charity and Sylvia : a same-sex marriage in early America, Rachel Hope Cleves

Label
Charity and Sylvia : a same-sex marriage in early America
Title
Charity and Sylvia
Title remainder
a same-sex marriage in early America
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Hope Cleves
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Conventional wisdom holds that same-sex marriage is a purely modern innovation, a concept born of an overtly modern lifestyle that was unheard of in nineteenth century America. But as Rachel Hope Cleves demonstrates in this eye-opening book, same-sex marriage is hardly new.
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10313742
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.84/8
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1034.U5
LC item number
C54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a same-sex marriage in early America
Label
Charity and Sylvia : a same-sex marriage in early America, Rachel Hope Cleves
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: "Miss Bryant and Miss Drake were married to each other" -- A child of melancholy, 1777 -- Infantile days, 1784 -- O the example!, 1787 -- Mistress of a school, 1797 -- So many friends, 1799 -- Discontent and indifferent, 1800 -- Never to marry, 1800 -- Charity and Mercy, 1805 -- Charity and Lydia, 1806 -- Charity and Sylvia, February 1807 -- The tie that binds, July 1807 -- Their own dwelling, 1809 -- Wild affections, 1811 -- Miss Bryant was the man, 1820 -- Dear aunts, 1823 -- Stand fast in one spirit, 1828 -- Diligent in business, 1835 -- The cure of her I love, 1839 -- Sylvia Drake W, 1851 -- Afterword: "We spend our years as a tale that is told"
Control code
20181443
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 267 pages
Isbn
9780199335435
Lccn
2013050416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn860944032
  • (OCoLC)860944032
Label
Charity and Sylvia : a same-sex marriage in early America, Rachel Hope Cleves
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: "Miss Bryant and Miss Drake were married to each other" -- A child of melancholy, 1777 -- Infantile days, 1784 -- O the example!, 1787 -- Mistress of a school, 1797 -- So many friends, 1799 -- Discontent and indifferent, 1800 -- Never to marry, 1800 -- Charity and Mercy, 1805 -- Charity and Lydia, 1806 -- Charity and Sylvia, February 1807 -- The tie that binds, July 1807 -- Their own dwelling, 1809 -- Wild affections, 1811 -- Miss Bryant was the man, 1820 -- Dear aunts, 1823 -- Stand fast in one spirit, 1828 -- Diligent in business, 1835 -- The cure of her I love, 1839 -- Sylvia Drake W, 1851 -- Afterword: "We spend our years as a tale that is told"
Control code
20181443
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 267 pages
Isbn
9780199335435
Lccn
2013050416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn860944032
  • (OCoLC)860944032

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