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Author Martin, Meredith (Meredith S.)
Title Dairy queens : the politics of pastoral architecture from Catherine de' Medici to Marie-Antoinette / Meredith Martin
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  NA2543.W65 M37 2011    AVAILABLE    30600020066677
Descript 328 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm
Series Harvard historical studies ; v. 176
Harvard historical studies ; 176
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction -- Catherine de' Medici, the French Cybele -- Absolutism and the sexual politics of pastoral retreat -- Health, hygiene, and the hermitages of Madame de Pompadour -- Marie-Antoinette and the Hameau effect -- Regenerating the monarchy : the Queen's dairy at Rambouillet -- Epilogue
Subject Architecture and women -- France -- History
Pleasure dairies -- France
Politics and culture -- France -- History
Elite (Social sciences) -- France -- History
Alt Title Politics of pastoral architecture from Catherine de' Medici to Marie-Antoinette
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