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Counterfeit gentlemen

John Mayfield

Counterfeit gentlemen

manhood and humor in the old South

by John Mayfield

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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Masculinity -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Sex role -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Patriarchy -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Men -- Southern States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century,
  • Social values -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Masculinity -- In literature,
  • American wit and humor -- Southern States -- History and criticism,
  • American literature -- Southern States -- History and criticism,
  • Southern States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century,
  • Southern States -- In literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Mayfield.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1090.5.S68 M395 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22529171M
    ISBN 109780813033372
    LC Control Number2008040301
    OCLC/WorldCa253637624

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