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No Historie so Meete: Gentry Culture and the Development of Local History in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England Jan Broadway

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

Jan Broadway

Published December 12th 2006
ISBN : 9780719072949
Hardcover
256 pages
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 About the Book 

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 influenceMoreThis 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.