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The radical face of the ancient constitution : St. Edward's "laws" in early modern political thought

Author: Janelle Renfrow Greenberg
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. versionView all editions and formats
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This book redresses the current revisionist tendency to remove 'revolution' from the history of Stuart England. In the process, the entire story of the 'radical ancient constitution' is told,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Edward, King of England
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Janelle Renfrow Greenberg
ISBN: 0521024889 9780521024884
OCLC Number: 70129272
Description: xi, 343 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: Acknowledgments; 1. Hagiography and historiography: the long shadow of Edward the Confessor; 2. 'Those most equitable laws of St. Edward': from the cult of the Confessor to the cult of the Confessor's laws; 3. 'Divers and sundry ancient histories and chronicles': the articulation of the ancient constitution in the Tudor period; 4. 'By lex terrae is meant the laws of St Edward the Confessor': the footprints of the Saxons in the early seventeenth century; 5. 'You shall be king as while you rule well': the radical ancient constitution in the civil wars and the interregnum; 6. 'The noble transcript of the original contract, the Confessor's laws': the radical Ancient Constitution in the late Stuart period; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Janelle Greenberg.
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