Patriarchs and Parasites: The Gentry of South-West Wales in the Eighteenth Century by David W. Howell, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Patriarchs and Parasites: The Gentry of South-West Wales in the Eighteenth Century

Patriarchs and Parasites: The Gentry of South-West Wales in the Eighteenth Century

by David W. Howell
     
 
The 18th century was the high noon of the gentry's influence and power, and this study is the first to investigate the fortunes and character of the ruling class of this particular isolated corner of Britain during their golden age.

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The 18th century was the high noon of the gentry's influence and power, and this study is the first to investigate the fortunes and character of the ruling class of this particular isolated corner of Britain during their golden age.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780708309292
Publisher:
University of Wales Press
Publication date:
01/01/1986
Series:
University of Wales Press - Writers of Wales Ser.
Pages:
310
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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