The Charities of London, 1480-1660: The Aspirations and the Achievements of the Urban Society

By: Jordan, Wilbur Kitchener

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Seeks to comment on the great charitable contributions which London made, and to describe at some length the aspirations and the social philosophy of the merchant aristocracy which controlled its affairs, and to measure the immense social dominance gained by London in this era as the flood of its charitable generosity poured out across the face of the whole realm. Square, tight hardback in blue leatherette boards. Previous owner's details and some yellowed tape marks to front endpaper. No dustwrapper. 463 pages. Text block clean. Next post UK dispatch.

Title: The Charities of London, 1480-1660: The Aspirations and the Achievements of the Urban Society

Author Name: Jordan, Wilbur Kitchener

Categories: London,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: USA, Archon Books: 1974

ISBN Number: 0208014101

ISBN Number 13: 9780208014108

Binding: Hard Back

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 048100

Keywords: , History, London, Religion, Charity,