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Dream Worlds

Mass Consumption in Late Nineteenth Century France

Rosalind H. Williams (Author)

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Paperback, 463 pages
ISBN: 9780520074248
January 1991
$36.95, £27.95
In Dream Worlds, Rosalind Williams examines the origins and moral implications of consumer society, providing a cultural history of its emergence in late nineteenth-century France.
Rosalind H. Williams is Dean for Undergraduate Education and Metcalf Professor of Writing at MIT and author of Notes on the Underground: An Essay on Technology, Society, and the Imagination.

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