Culture and Cultivation in Early Modern England by Michael Leslie

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  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • British & Irish history: c 1500 to c 1700,
  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • England,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • History: World

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Book details

ContributionsTimothy Raylor (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10531048M
ISBN 10071852148X
ISBN 109780718521486

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