By Henry French,Richard Hoyle
French and Hoyle's rounded account describes the arriving of a brand new landlord kinfolk, the Harlakendens, the tensions created via this modification, and the sluggish atrophy in their strength. This account of swap is subsidized up through a brand new and unique research of landholding within the village, which depicts the land marketplace in unparalleled aspect, and explores the altering importance of landownership for usual people.
It is a key paintings for all these attracted to how English rural society replaced among the 16th and eighteenth centuries.
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The Character of English Rural Society: Earls Colne, 1550-1750 by Henry French,Richard Hoyle