Illustrated Letters of the Paston Family Epub ↠

Illustrated Letters of the Paston Family Excellent detail Brings this period in history to life Excellent value for money As described. All good, thanks This version is well illustrated and the layout it clear and easy to read A beautiful historic insight to our past Arrived on time and very interesting This collection of letters covers three generations of an important Norfolk family during the th century It brings to life a period poised between medieaval and modern history, as fuedalism collapsed and England was divided by the Wars of the Roses The Paston family during this period were soldiers and students, lawyers and landowners, courtiers and members of Parliament Their correspondence gives the reader an intimate picture of everyday life on one hand on the other it portrays a family on the fringes of great events First hand accounts range from battles in the Wars of the Roses, to preparation of the defences against French invasion Contemporary illustrations and current photographs relate the people to the places where they lived Special features expand issues raised in the letters to give concerns of rural life, or by commenting on th century attitudes to love, sex, learning and the law Book as described Great condition Thank you. Fast delivery Item in perfect condition This is a richly illustrated book which I hope will enhance my understanding of this family and the era in which they lived

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