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Stewards, lords, and people the estate steward and his world in later Stuart England by D. R. Hainsworth

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • England

Subjects:

  • Real estate management -- England -- History.,
  • Landlord and tenant -- England -- History.,
  • Manors -- England -- History.,
  • England -- Social conditions -- 17th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 266-270) and index.

StatementD.R. Hainsworth.
SeriesCambridge studies in early modern British history
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD604 .H35 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 278 p. ;
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1550643M
ISBN 100521364892
LC Control Number91030371

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