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The first gentlemen of Virginia; intellectual qualities of the early colonial ruling class,

Author: Louis B Wright; Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: San Marino, Calif., The Huntington Library, 1940.
Series: Huntington Library publications.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wright, Louis B. (Louis Booker), 1899-1984.
First gentlemen of Virginia.
San Marino, Calif. : The Huntington Library, 1940
(OCoLC)610429806
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louis B Wright; Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 952461
Description: xi, 373 pages 25 cm.
Contents: English patterns for Virginia planters --
The development of a Virginia aristocracy --
The quality of the gentry --
The planters' concern over education --
Books and their place in plantation life --
William Fitzhugh: The evolution of an aristocrat --
Ralph Wormeley II: A cultivated gentleman-planter --
Richard Lee II: A belated Elizabethan --
The literate interests of the first carters --
Robert Beverley II: Historian and iconoclast --
The Byrd's progress from trade to genteel elegence --
The vitality of the tradition.
Series Title: Huntington Library publications.
Responsibility: by Louis B. Wright.

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