CLIFFE, J.T. University of London Historical Studes, 25
Title: Yorkshire Gentry : From the Reformation to the Civil War. First Edition.
Publisher:  Athlone Press, University of London, London, 1969,
Seller ID: 100438
CLIFFE, J.T. The Yorkshire Gentry : From the Reformation to the Civil War. London: University of London, The Athlone Press, 1969. First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-viii,(4),-446,(2), frontispiece, + 8 p. of black and white plates and 1 folding map. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. University of London Historical Studies, volume XXV. Contents: 1. The Social Fabric; 2. The Gentry as Landowners; 3. Farming and Industry; 4. Education and the Pursuit of a Career; 5. The Affluent Society; 6. The Seeds of Decay; 7. The Declining Gentry; 8. Catholicism and Persecution; 9. The Recusant Core; 10. The Cost of Recusancy; 11. The Government of the County; 12. The Growth of Puritanism; 13. The Disaffected Gentry; 14. Towards Civil War; 15. For King and Parliament. With the following appendices: a. The expenses of a leading squire; b. The economic fortunes of certain families; c. Personalestates; d. Households and establishments of servants. Previous owner's na me inked to flyleaf, else a very good, tight copy. 40.00