`No Historie So Meete': Gentry Culture and the Development of Local History in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England

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This book explores the importance of history to Elizabethan and early Stuart gentry and how this led to a vibrant antiquarian culture. The family, town and county histories written by the community, which form the core of the study, had an influence on the development of local history in England which lasted into the twentieth century and is still felt today. Eschewing a narrow historiographical approach, the author examines a range of manuscript and published works and other material reflecting the gentry's interest in ...

`No Historie So Meete': Gentry Culture and the Development of Local History in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England 2012, Manchester University Press, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9780719072956

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No Historie So Meete: Gentry Culture and the Development of Local History in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England 2006, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719072949

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