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1 POOL, DANIEL. What Jane Austen Ate And Charles Dickens Knew: From Fox Hunting To Whist - The Facts Of Daily Life In Nineteenth-century England.
Touchstone, New York: 1993. 0671882368 / 9780671882365 First Printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
This fascinating, lively guide clarifies the sometimes bizarre maze of rules, regulations, and customs that governed everyday life in Victorian England. Author Daniel Pool provides countless details (did you know that the "plums" in Christmas plum pudding were actually raisins?) on the Church of England, sex, Parliament, dinner parties, country house visiting, and a host of other aspects of nineteenth-cntury English life - both "upstairs" and "downstairs." Includes an Index. "For every frustrated reader of the great nineteenth-century English novels of Austen, Trollop, Dickens, or the Brontes who has ever wondered whether a duke outranked an earl, when to yell 'Tally Ho!' at a fox hunt, or how one landed in 'debtor's prison,' here is a 'delightful reader's companion that lights up the literary dark." - The New York Times 
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2 POOL, DANIEL. What Jane Austen Ate And Charles Dickens Knew: From Fox Hunting To Whist-the Facts Of Daily Life In Nineteenth-century England.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1993 . 0671793373 / 9780671793371 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This fascinating, lively guide clarifies the sometimes bizarre maze of rules, regulations, and customs that governed everyday life in Victorian England. Author Daniel Pool provides countless details (did you know that the "plums" in Christmas plum pudding were actually raisins?) on the Church of England, sex, Parliament, dinner parties, country house visiting, and a host of other aspects of nineteenth-cntury English life - both "upstairs" and "downstairs." Includes an Index. "For every frustrated reader of the great nineteenth-century English novels of Austen, Trollop, Dickens, or the Brontes who has ever wondered whether a duke outranked an earl, when to yell 'Tally Ho!' at a fox hunt, or how one landed in 'debtor's prison,' here is a 'delightful reader's companion that lights up the literary dark." - The New York Times 
Price: 16.86 USD
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