Tudor and Stuart Devon: The Common Estate and Government
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BeschreibungA collection of essays on the theme of Tudor and Stuart Devon. Subjects studied include Katherine Courtney, Countess of Devon; tinworking in four Devon stannaries; the legislative activities of local MPs during the reign of Elizabeth; landed society and the emergence of the country house; North Devon maritime enterprise; English wine imports, with special reference to the Devon ports- fishing and the commercial world of early Stuart Dartmouth; the clergy in Devon, 1641-1661.
Pressestimmen"That some of the chapters in this attractive book invite further questions, besides those which they answer, is a tribute to the stimulating character of such an immensely well-deserved presentation." -"G.E./i>
--G.E. Aylmer "Journal of the Society of Archivists "
Untertitel: 'South-West Studies'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF EXETER
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 1992
Seitenanzahl: 208 Seiten