EBOOK DOWNLOAD (Elephant Slaves and Pampered Parrots Exotic Animals in Eighteenth Century Paris Animals History Culture) AUTHOR Louise E. Robbins


  • Hardcover
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  • Elephant Slaves and Pampered Parrots Exotic Animals in Eighteenth Century Paris Animals History Culture
  • Louise E. Robbins
  • English
  • 04 January 2020
  • 9780801867538

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Elephant Slaves and Pampered Parrots Exotic Animals in Eighteenth Century Paris Animals History Culture

Elephant Slaves and Pampered Parrots Exotic Animals in Eighteenth Century Paris Animals History Culture Summary ´ 106 He royal menagerie at Versailles displayed lions cranes an elephant a rhinoceros and a zebra which in 1760 became a major court attractionFor Enlightenment era Parisians exotic animals both piued scientific curiosity and conveyed social status Their availability was a boon for naturalists like Buffon author of the best selling Histoire naturelle who observed unusual species in a variety of locations around the city Louis XVI saw his menagerie as a manifestation of his power and funded its upkeep accordingly while critics used the caged animals as metaphor.

Summary Ù PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Louise E. Robbins

Elephant Slaves and Pampered Parrots Exotic Animals in Eighteenth Century Paris Animals History Culture Summary ´ 106 S of slavery and political oppression amidst the growing political turmoil In her engaging and often surprising account Robbins considers nearly every aspect of France's obsession with exotic fauna from the vast literature on exotic animals and the inner workings of the oiseleurs' birdsellers' guild to how the animals were transported housed and cared for Based on wide ranging and imaginative research Elephant Slaves and Pampered Parrots stands as a major contribution to the history of human animal relations eighteenth century culture and French coloniali.

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Elephant Slaves and Pampered Parrots Exotic Animals in Eighteenth Century Paris Animals History Culture Summary ´ 106 In 1775 a visitor to Laurent Spinacuta's Grande Ménagerie at the annual winter fair in Paris would have seen two tigers several kinds of monkeys an armadillo an ocelot and a condor in all forty two live animals In Elephant Slaves and Pampered Parrots Louise Robbins explains that exotic animals from around the world were common in eighteenth century Paris In the streets of the city residents and visitors could observe performing elephants and a fighting polar bear Those looking for unusual pets could purchase parrots flying suirrels and capuchin monkeys T.