We found 60 results
indigoBookspeter lake

Your Store:

Sort By:

Sorted By: Top Matches
Filtered By:
Books
1 - 12 of 60 Results
Top Matches
Courtship And Constraint: Rethinking the Making of Marriage in Tudor England
In stock online
Not available in stores
The first study of early modern English courtship as a subject in its own right. New historical and anthropological insights into the making of marriage, and an arresting and exciting contribution to the history of the family. Takes the interpretation of the…
Black Tom: Sir Thomas Fairfax and the English Revolution
In stock online
Not available in stores
Sir Thomas Fairfax, not Oliver Cromwell, was creator and commander of Parliament's New Model Army from 1645 to1650. Although Fairfax emerged as England's most successful commander of the 1640s, this book challenges the orthodoxy that he was purely a military…
Sir Robert Filmer (1588-1653) and the patriotic monarch: Patriarchalism in seventeenth-century…
Ships within 3-5 weeks
Not available in stores
This book, now available in paperback, studies the patriarchalist theories of Sir Robert Filmer (1588-1653) in the context of early modern English and European political cultures. Making use of unexplored primary material and adopting an innovative contextual…
Hamlet's Choice: Religion And Resistance In Shakespeare's Revenge Tragedies
Out of stock online
Not available in stores
An illuminating account of how Shakespeare worked through the tensions of Queen Elizabeth’s England in two canon-defining plays Conspiracies and revolts simmered beneath the surface of Queen Elizabeth’s reign. England was riven with tensions created…
Writing the history of parliament in Tudor and early Stuart England
Hardcover

|June 21, 2018

$114.02 online

$170.00list price

save 32%

Ships within 3-5 weeks
Not available in stores
This volume of essays explores the rise of parliament in the historical imagination of early modern England. The enduring controversy about the nature of parliament informs nearly all debates about the momentous religious, political and governmental changes of…
Aspects of English Protestantism C.1530-1700
In stock online
Not available in stores
During the sixteenth century, England underwent a religious revolution. This book examines the reverberations of this Protestant Reformation, which continued to be felt until at least the end of the seventeenth century. Brings together twelve essays by Nicholas…
Reading Ireland: Print, Reading and Social Change in Early Modern Ireland
In stock online
Not available in stores
This fascinating and innovative study explores the lives of people living in early modern Ireland through the books and printed ephemera which they bought, borrowed or stole from others. While the importance of books and printing in influencing the outlook of…
Charitable Hatred: Tolerance and Intolerance in England, 1500-1700
Ships within 3-5 weeks
Not available in stores
Charitable Hatred offers a challenging new perspective on religious tolerance and intolerance in early modern England. Setting aside traditional models charting a linear progress from persecution to toleration, it emphasises instead the complex interplay between…
Moderate Puritans and the Elizabethan Church: MODERATE PURITANS & THE ELIZAB
In stock online
Not available in stores
This book is an examination of the puritanism of a series of divines, including Dering, Cartwright, Whitaker and Chaderton, all of whom passed through the University of Cambridge between 1560 and 1600. Dr Lake gives a detailed analysis of their careers and…
The Trials Of Margaret Clitherow: Persecution, Martyrdom And The Politics Of Sanctity In…
Out of stock online
Not available in stores
Thoroughly updated with newly discovered archival material, this second edition of The Trials of Margaret Clitherow demonstrates that the complicated and controversial life story of Margaret Clitherow is not as unique as it was once thought. In fact, Peter Lake…
The crisis of British Protestantism: Church power in the Puritan Revolution, 1638-44
In stock online
Not available in stores
This book seeks to bring coherence to two of the most studied periods in British history, Caroline non-conformity (pre-1640) and the British revolution (post-1642). It does so by focusing on the pivotal years of 1638-44 where debates around non-conformity within…
Loading