Crisis And Order In English Towns 1500-1700..
Bound in original brown cloth, gilt, in price clipped pictorial dust wrapper, which has slightly sunned spine; otherwise a fine copy.
Routledge and Kegan Paul.,
Essays in urban history. edited by peter clark and paul slack.
8vo. 5.75 x 8.75 inches. xvi + 364 pp.
Illustrated by 2 pages of black and white plates, and by 2 figures and 24 tables in text. Decorated by publisher's device on title page.
Collection of essays on English urban history in the early modern period. They cover Coventry, York, Kentish towns, Salisbury, Chester, Norwich and London. Peter Clark (b.1944), urban historian, was first director of the Centre for Urban History, University of Leicester, 1985-99 and Professor of European Urban History, University of Helsinki, 2000-2011. Professor Paul Slack was a Lecturer in History at the University of York, 1969-73 and later held various offices at the University of Oxford.
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