Hubbub: Filth, Noise & Stench in England 1600-1770.

SKU: 13589

With chapter titles like Ugly, Itchy, Mouldy and Noisy, you know you're in for a different kind of experience. Using diaries, novels, official records, and other historical references, Cockrayne takes us there and brings to vivid life the gritty grotty reality of 17th & 18th c, English urban living. 335 pgs, hb, dj. Yale University Press. Publ at $37, Like new. USED. $15