London in the Time of the Stuarts by Walter Besant

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Author Besant, Walter, 1836-1901
LoC No. 04003050
Title London in the Time of the Stuarts
Contents Stuart sovereigns: James I. Charles I. The City and the civil war. The Commonwealth. The Restoration. The reign. James II. William III. Queen Anne -- Religion, government, and trade: Religion. The Church and dissent. Superstitions. Sanctuary. City government and usages. Trade. Irish estates -- The great Plague and Fire: The Plague. Plague and medicine. Aspect of the City before the Fire. The Fire of London. Contemporary evidence. London after the Fire -- Manners and customs: Food and drink. Dress and manners. Weddings and funerals. Places of resort. Theatre and art. Sports and amusements. Coaches. Punishment and crime. Public morality. General notes -- Appendices: The Court. List of London clergy ejected. Almshouses. Composition of the Lords and Commons. Enlargement of the streets. The new buildings of London. Gardens.
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Language English
LoC Class DA: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Great Britain, Ireland, Central Europe
Subject London (England) -- History -- 17th century
Subject London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 17th century
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