Locality and Polity: A Study of Warwickshire Landed Society 14011499 :: Christine Carpenter soon to be presented for sale on the outstanding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Cambridge, New York, Port Chester, Melbourne & Sydney: Cambridge University Press, 1992, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Maps; Tables; List of abbreviations; Includes: Maps; Tables; List of abbreviations;
From the cover: This is a comprehensive study of minor landowners the gentry in one county in fifteenth-century England. In common with other recent local studies of the later middle ages, it builds upon the seminal work of K. B. McFarlane, looking at the political and social world in the localities from which the nobles drew their power.
The book aims to present a fully-rounded picture of the experiences of the gentry, relating their private to their public lives, their permanent concerns to the changing needs of local and nation…
In the Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life & Thought series.
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xviii) 793 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9¼” x 6¼”.
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