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The eighteenth and nineteenth centuries

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magic -- Europe -- History -- 18th century,
  • Magic -- Europe -- History -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-323) and index.

    Statementedited by Bengt Ankarloo and Stuart Clark.
    SeriesWitchcraft and magic in Europe
    ContributionsAnkarloo, Bengt, 1935-, Clark, Stuart.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1584.E9 W58 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 340 p. ;
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15485208M
    ISBN 100812235185, 0812217063
    LC Control Number99026083
    OCLC/WorldCa41096213

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    He concludes by tracing the profound impact of the eighteenth-century idea of progress on the first half of the nineteenth century in Britain and its implications for modernity. “A solid and sophisticated contribution to intellectual history written in a clear, authoritative, and attractive style. In the 18th century there were training schools devoted to teaching women to type set. It was only when the printer's unions were formed that women were boxed out of type and printing. While it looks tame and safe in the illustration (above), there were presses in which hands and fingers could be pinched or lost, and presses at which a woman.

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