By Katherine Pickering Antonova
An traditional Marriage examines the day-by-day actions and concepts of the relations in line with a number of overlapping diaries and casual correspondence by means of the husband, spouse, and son of the relatives, in addition to the wife's brother. No such cache of intimate Russian kin files has ever formerly been studied in such intensity. The family's relative obscurity (with no pretensions to status, wealth, or effect) and the presence of a woman's deepest records are specifically strange in any context. The ebook considers the Chikhachevs' social lifestyles, studying behavior, attitudes towards ailment and demise, in addition to their marital roles and their reception of significant principles in their time, equivalent to domesticity, Enlightenment, sentimentalism, and Romanticism.
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An Ordinary Marriage: The World of a Gentry Family in Provincial Russia by Katherine Pickering Antonova