The Welsh Gentry, 1536-1640 Images of Status, Honour and Authority

by John Gwynfor Jones

The Welsh Gentry, 1536-1640 Images of Status, Honour and Authority Synopsis

Using a wide selection of contemporary sources the author of this text examines the ways in which the Welsh gentry of the Tudor and Stuart period viewed themselves, their status and authority, and the degree to which new intellectual forces influenced their ideas and their role in society.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780708314715
Publication date: 7th September 1998
Author: John Gwynfor Jones
Publisher: University of Wales Press
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 320 pages
Categories: Social classes,

About John Gwynfor Jones

John Gwynfor Jones is a professional historian and a prolific writer in both Welsh and English on sixteenth- and seventeenth-century in religion, society and culture.

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