3 edition of odd book of the nineteenth century, or, Chivalry in modern days found in the catalog.
odd book of the nineteenth century, or, Chivalry in modern days
Thomas Ainge Devyr
|Statement||By Thos. Ainge Devyr.|
|LC Classifications||HN64 .D4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxii, 211, 220,  p.|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||15000153|
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Your favorite non-fiction about the 19th century (). Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. At a time of astonishing confusion about what it means to be a man, Brad Miner has recovered the oldest and best ideal of manhood: the gentleman.
Reviving a thousand-year tradition of chivalry, honor, and heroism, The Compleat Gentleman provides the essential model for twenty-first-century by: 1.
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Chivalry, or the chivalric code, is an informal, varying code of conduct developed between and It was associated with the medieval Christian institution of knighthood; knights' and gentlewomen's behaviours were governed by chivalrous social codes. The ideals of chivalry were popularized in medieval literature, particularly the literary cycles known as the Matter of France.
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And when 19th-century Southerners resurrected “chivalry” on this side of the pond, their code protected only white women — which is undoubtedly still the case today.Published in installments over the twenty-eight–year period beginning with Washington's presidency ending with that of Madison, this irreverent and ribald novel, relating the misadventures of Captain Farrago and his sidekick, Teague O'Regan, leaves no major ethnic, racial, religious, or political issue of the period unscathed.