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The body politic

corporeal metaphor in revolutionary France, 1770-1800

by Antoine de Baecque

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Louis XVI, King of France, 1754-1793 -- Death and burial -- Symbolic aspects,
    • Body, Human -- Symbolic aspects -- France,
    • France -- Politics and government -- 18th century -- Historiography,
    • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Art and the revolution

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-357) and index.

      StatementAntoine de Baecque ; translated by Charlotte Mandell.
      SeriesMestizo spaces =, Espaces métissés, Mestizo spaces.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC136.5 .B3413 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 363 p. :
      Number of Pages363
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1004767M
      ISBN 100804728151, 0804728178
      LC Control Number96044516


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