Cousin marriage and rise of the bourgeoisie

"Incest and Influence
The Private Life of Bourgeois England"
Adam Kuper

From publisher:

      "Like many gentlemen of his time, Charles Darwin married his first cousin. In fact, marriages between close relatives were commonplace in nineteenth-century England, and Adam Kuper argues that they played a crucial role in the rise of the bourgeoisie."


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