Social England Illustrated A Collection of XVIIth Century Tracts
Social England Illustrated
A Collection of XVIIth Century Tracts
With an Introduction by Andrew Lang
Published in 1903.
A collection of tracts illustrating the social aspects of the time.
These include articles on the Royal Navy, Army Rations (cir. 1591), The Great Frost of 1608, Herring Fishing and Britain’s Buss, the Leather Industry, the Carrier's Cosmography, Draining the Fens and much more.
A useful resource for family and local historians.
A digital version of the original book, in PDF format. Viewable on any computer using Adobe Acrobat Reader