The Crisis of the Aristocracy, 1558 to 1641

Hardcover | April 30, 1999

byLawrence Stone

not yet rated|write a review
Based on private papers of aristocratic families, this book presents a new interpretation of the long-term social changes leading up to the English Revolution.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$246.93 online
$337.50 list price (save 26%)
Ships within 1-3 weeks
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

Based on private papers of aristocratic families, this book presents a new interpretation of the long-term social changes leading up to the English Revolution.

Lawrence Stone is the author of the acclaimed Road to Divorce (OUP, 1990), Family and Fortune (Clarendon Press, 1973), The Crisis of the Aristocracy 1558-1641 (Clarendon Press, 1965), and, with J. C. F. Stone, of An Open Elite? England 1540-1880 (OUP, 1984). His other publications include The Past and the Present (Routledge and Kegan ...

other books by Lawrence Stone

Stick Control: For The Snare Drummer
Stick Control: For The Snare Drummer

Paperback|Mar 16 2012

$12.27 online$12.95list price(save 5%)
Two Hawk Dreams
Two Hawk Dreams

Kobo ebook|Apr 1 2014

$17.19 online$22.24list price(save 22%)
see all books by Lawrence Stone
Format:HardcoverDimensions:378 pages, 8.5 × 5.2 × 1.73 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019821314X

ISBN - 13:9780198213147

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The Crisis of the Aristocracy, 1558 to 1641

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

Praise for the original edition:
"The first major and comprehensive study of the English aristocracy as a group for any period of that history....By any standard, a remarkable book."--Historical Journal
"In its imaginative sweep, the quality of its writing, and its intellectual authority, ÝStone's book¨ is a brilliant work."--The New York Review of Books