Acres and heirlooms

the survival of Britain"s historical estates by Madeleine Beard

Publisher: Routledge in New York

Written in English
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  • England,
  • England.
  • Subjects:

    • Gentry -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Upper class -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Administration of estates -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Land tenure -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Country life -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Landowners -- England.,
    • England -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
    • Edition Notes

      StatementMadeleine Beard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA566.4 .B37 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination210 p., [15] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2054525M
      ISBN 100415032644
      LC Control Number88032555

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