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Product Description: These stories from the Star Chamber papers, first published in 1958, reveal the real, and sometimes comic, side of the functioning of the Star Chamber. They are valuable both for the ‘real life’ detail they bring to a historical concept, and for the light they throw on accepted historical generalizations...read more

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9780415573696 | Reissue edition (Routledge, February 1, 2010), cover price $155.00 | About this edition: These stories from the Star Chamber papers, first published in 1958, reveal the real, and sometimes comic, side of the functioning of the Star Chamber - an English court of Law from the Middle Ages, which was set up to ensure the fair enforcement of law against prominent people who were too powerful to be convicted by ordinary courts.

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9780415576680 | Reprint edition (Routledge, April 13, 2011), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: These stories from the Star Chamber papers, first published in 1958, reveal the real, and sometimes comic, side of the functioning of the Star Chamber.

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Product Description: The Twenty-five year period following the Second World War saw an enormous expansion of activity in the writing of the history of modern Britain, and with that expansion a major transformation of the state of knowledge in many parts of the area...read more

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9780415573672 | 1 edition (Routledge, December 15, 2009), cover price $155.00 | About this edition: The twenty-five year period following the Second World War saw an enormous expansion of activity in the writing of the history of modern Britain, and with that expansion a major transformation of the state of knowledge in many parts of the area.

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9780415576673 | Reprint edition (Routledge, November 23, 2010), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The Twenty-five year period following the Second World War saw an enormous expansion of activity in the writing of the history of modern Britain, and with that expansion a major transformation of the state of knowledge in many parts of the area.

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Product Description: The papers collected in these volumes revolve around the political, constitutional and personal problems of the English government between the end of the fifteenth-century civil wars and the beginning of those of the seventeenth century...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521533188 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 13, 2003, cover price $74.99 | About this edition: The papers collected in these volumes revolve around the political, constitutional and personal problems of the English government between the end of the fifteenth-century civil wars and the beginning of those of the seventeenth century.
9780521533195 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: The papers collected in these volumes revolve around the political, constitutional and personal problems of the English government between the end of the fifteenth-century civil wars and the beginning of those of the seventeenth century.

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Product Description: This volume continues the publication of Professor Elton's collected papers on topics in the history of Tudor and Stuart England. All appeared between 1973 and 1981. As before, they are reprinted exactly as originally published, with corrections and additions in footnotes...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521418324 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1993, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This book is the fourth volume to feature Sir Geoffrey Elton's collected articles and reviews.

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9780521533164 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: This volume continues the publication of Professor Elton's collected papers on topics in the history of Tudor and Stuart England.
9780521533171 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $44.99

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Product Description: This volume contains the text of the three Cook Lectures, delivered by Sir Geoffrey Elton at the University of Michigan in April 1990, which reviewed various current doubts and queries concerning the writing of reasonably unbiased history...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521524377 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: This volume contains the text of the three Cook Lectures, delivered by Sir Geoffrey Elton at the University of Michigan in April 1990, which reviewed various current doubts and queries concerning the writing of reasonably unbiased history.

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Product Description: The new edition of G. R. Elton's classic work is a wide-ranging, succinct and practical introduction for all students and general readers of history. It makes a major contribution to the question "what is history?". (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780631229797 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, January 1, 2002), cover price $150.95 | About this edition: The new edition of G.

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9780631229803 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, December 1, 2001), cover price $65.95 | About this edition: The new edition of G.

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Product Description: This is G.R. Elton's classic account of the Reformation, revealing the issues and preoccupations which seemed central to the age and portraying its leading figures with vigour and realism. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780631215080 | 2 rev sub edition (Blackwell Pub, December 23, 1999), cover price $148.95

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9780631213840 | 2 revised edition (Blackwell Pub, February 1, 2000), cover price $64.95 | About this edition: This is G.

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Product Description: A survey of the English experience through a thousand years and more, this book concentrates on the lasting characteristics of a people who early on discovered the fact of a national identity. The outstanding hallmarks of this experience were the existence of a strong central authority (in the monarchy), the provision of a system of law, and with these two the possibility of preserving individual rights and liberties in the face of a long sequence of historical vicissitudes...read more

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9780631176817 | Blackwell Pub, November 1, 1992, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Traces the development of the English nation through twelve centuries of history, describing how the invading barbarian tribes from across the North Sea evolved into a united people with their own distinctive characteristics and sense of nationhood

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9780631196068 | Blackwell Pub, February 27, 1995, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: A survey of the English experience through a thousand years and more, this book concentrates on the lasting characteristics of a people who early on discovered the fact of a national identity.

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Product Description: First published in 1955 and never out of print, this wonderfully written text by one of the great historians of the twentieth century has guided generations of students through the turbulent history of Tudor England. Now in its third edition, England Under the Tudors charts a historical period that saw some monumental changes in religion, monarchy, government and the arts...read more

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9781138128224 | 3 revised edition (Routledge, August 27, 2015), cover price $165.00 | About this edition: First published in 1955 and never out of print, this wonderfully written text by one of the great historians of the twentieth century has guided generations of students through the turbulent history of Tudor England.

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9780415065337 | 3 sub edition (Routledge, August 1, 1991), cover price $36.95 | About this edition: First published in 1955 and never out of print, this wonderfully written text by one of the great historians of the twentieth century has guided generations of students through the turbulent history of Tudor England.

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Product Description: This volume contains the text of the three Cook Lectures, delivered by Sir Geoffrey Elton at the University of Michigan in April 1990, which reviewed various current doubts and queries concerning the writing of reasonably unbiased history...read more

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9780521410984 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 1991, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This volume contains the text of the three Cook Lectures, delivered by Sir Geoffrey Elton at the University of Michigan in April 1990, which reviewed various current doubts and queries concerning the writing of reasonably unbiased history.

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Product Description: This is the second, amended and enlarged edition of a familiar standard work, first published in 1958. Like its predecessor, it describes the open conflicts of the Reformation from Luther's first challenge to the uneasy peace of the 1560s...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By G. R. Elton (editor)

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9780521345361 | 2 sub edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1990), cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This is the second, amended and enlarged edition of a familiar standard work, first published in 1958.
9780027883657, titled "A Child's Garden of Verses" | Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1981, cover price $16.00 | also contains A Child''s Garden of Verses | About this edition: A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of childhood.

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Product Description: This is a comprehensive account of the parliament of early modern England at work, written by the leading authority on sixteenth-century English, constitutional and political history. Professor Elton explains how parliament dealt with bills and acts, discusses the many various matters that came to notice there, and investigates its role in political matters...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521328357 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1987, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This is a comprehensive account of the parliament of early modern England at work, written by the leading authority on sixteenth-century English, constitutional and political history.

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9780521389884 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1989), cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This is a comprehensive account of the parliament of early modern England at work, written by the leading authority on sixteenth-century English, constitutional and political history.

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Product Description: G. R. Elton's Policy and Police, first published in 1972, has since acquired classic status in the literature on the government of sixteenth-century England. The book examines what actually happened during Henry VIII's break with Rome, the widespread resistance which necessitated constant vigilance on the part of the government, and the role of Thomas Cromwell, whose surviving correspondence permits a detailed insight both into the purposes of government and the manner in which it was experienced by the people...read more

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9780521313094 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1985), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: G.

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9780300035285 | Yale Univ Pr, September 1, 1985, cover price $22.00

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Product Description: In this inaugural lecture as Regius Professor, G. R. Elton enters a plea for the study of continuous history, through long stretches of time, especially for university students, on the grounds that a course consisting only of a large number of highly specialised bits of history fails to give the student the necessary sense of a past extending far back and providing important points for an understanding of development and relationship...read more

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9780521318495 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1984, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: In this inaugural lecture as Regius Professor, G.

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Compares statistical and traditional approaches to the study of history and discusses categories of evidence, standards of proof, and the proper subject matter for history (view table of contents)

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9780300030112 | Yale Univ Pr, November 1, 1983, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Compares statistical and traditional approaches to the study of history and discusses categories of evidence, standards of proof, and the proper subject matter for history

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Product Description: This volume continues the publication of Professor Elton's collected papers on topics in the history of Tudor and Stuart England. All appeared between 1973 and 1981. As before, they are reprinted exactly as originally published, with corrections and additions in footnotes...read more

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9780521248938 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 1983, cover price $93.99 | About this edition: This volume continues the publication of Professor Elton's collected papers on topics in the history of Tudor and Stuart England.

Product Description: Though the first edition of this book (1960) rapidly established itself as a sound collection of source material and a comprehensive analysis of the government of England in the sixteenth century, the astonishing amount of work done, by many hands including the author's, in the last twenty years has rendered a revision very necessary...read more

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9780521245067 | 2 sub edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1983), cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Though the first edition of this book (1960) rapidly established itself as a sound collection of source material and a comprehensive analysis of the government of England in the sixteenth century, the astonishing amount of work done, by many hands including the author's, in the last twenty years has rendered a revision very necessary.

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9780521287579 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1982), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Though the first edition of this book (1960) rapidly established itself as a sound collection of source material and a comprehensive analysis of the government of England in the sixteenth century, the astonishing amount of work done, by many hands including the author's, in the last twenty years has rendered a revision very necessary.

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9780674752481 | Harvard Univ Pr, October 1, 1979, cover price $17.50

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Product Description: 1977 HARDCOVER w/DUST JACKET (Protected in Brodart)

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9780674752450 | Harvard Univ Pr, September 1, 1977, cover price $30.50 | About this edition: 1977 HARDCOVER w/DUST JACKET (Protected in Brodart)

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Product Description: In the year 1200, the English Government initiated regular series of record-archives; in 1640, the fall of Charles I's personal government led to the abolition of several central offices and their archives. These events, which both profoundly altered the state of the evidence for the historian, therefore set the limits of this book...read more

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9780521291521 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, December 28, 1976), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: In the year 1200, the English Government initiated regular series of record-archives; in 1640, the fall of Charles I's personal government led to the abolition of several central offices and their archives.

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Writings by leading figures in religion, politics, the arts and sciences, as well as official documents, offer original source material on the central issues of European history during this period

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9780023328404 | 3 edition (Prentice Hall, March 1, 1976), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Writings by leading figures in religion, politics, the arts and sciences, as well as official documents, offer original source material on the central issues of European history during this period

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