Decency & Disorder: The Age of Cant 1789-1837.
A study of the generation that grew up during the Napoleonic Wars and lived to see more stable, prosperous times in the mid 19th century. It was a time of popular culture, sports, high-society scandals, dandies and philanthropists, Byronic rebels, a criminal underworld, and religious reformers. Like new, in mylar protector. Faber and Faber, Limited. London. 2007. Hb, Dj. USED. $20.00