English landed society in the eighteenth century. by Mingay, G. E.

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Subjects:

  • Gentry -- Great Britain.,
  • Land tenure -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions.

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SeriesStudies in social history, Studies in social history (Routledge & Kegan Paul)
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Paginationx, 292 p.
Number of Pages292
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Open LibraryOL13586694M

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Porter has a wry sense of humor, and the details and anecdotes woven into the data make the information palatable and even fun/5(2). The first seven chapters of the book aim to present an analysis and description of the main elements in the institutions and way of life of the landed classes, suggesting their significance for society at large, and emphasizing the forces of change which were at work within an order which in many ways presented a remarkably stable appearance to.

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A useful book to get the gist of the English eighteenth century, especially if you have an interest in the poor, trade, and society (of course).

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Thus the legal custom of landed society had exempted from seizure beasts of plow, certain essential household goods, and especially the implements of trade unless all other remedies had proved. Landed Estates and Rural Inequality in English History: From the Mid-Seventeenth Century to the Present.

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English landed interests -landlords, gentry and yeomen- were at the height of their power in the eighteenth century. A large estate was generally achieved through marriage. There were barriers to social mobility. Anyone could become a landlord who could acquire an estate. Large estates were created at the expense of smaller landowners who could not pay their taxes or keep up with the rising Author: G.

Mingay. IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND The English Urban Renaissance: Culture and Society in the Provincial Town, iI By continuity and change, between those who emphasize a closed, hierarchical, landed society and others who identify an open, mobile and commercial one.

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The locus classicus is H. Habakkuk, ‘English Landownership, –′, Economic History Review, 1st ser. X (); subsequently developed further in ‘Marriage Settlements in the Eighteenth Century’, Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, 4th ser.

XXXII (); ‘The English Land Market in the Eighteenth Century’, in J. Bromley and E. Kossman, eds. Britain and the Cited by: The British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies promotes the study of all aspects of the Global ‘Long’ Eighteenth Century.

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10 Constable of Everingham Estate Correspondence, –43, ed. Peter Roebuck, Yorkshire Archaeological Society Record Series (York, ); idem, ‘Absentee Landownership in the Late Seventeenth and Early Eighteenth Centuries: a Neglected Factor in English Agrarian History’, Agricultural History Review 21 (), 1–17, : Sally Jordan.

English Landed Society in the Eighteenth Century. By G. Mingay. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul; Toronto: University of Toronto Press,  , The Origins of Modern English Society, – (London, ), pp. 17 – 62, argues that eighteenth-century English society is best seen as “an open aristocracy based on property and patronage” (p.

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The eighteenth century was an age in which today’s disciplinary and topographical borders had not yet been quite fixed. ENGLISH LITERATURE AND SOCIETY IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY I. When I was honoured by the invitation to deliver this course of lectures, I did not accept without some hesitation.

I am not qualified to speak with authority upon such subjects as have been treated by my predecessors—the course of political events or the growth of legal institutions.

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