PETWORTH MANOR IN THE 17TH CENTURY BY LORD LECONFIELD. 1954 FIRST EDITION


Petworth Manor in the Seventeenth Century Leconfield, Lord [Wyndham (H.A)]

Book Description: Oxford University Press, 1954. 8vo., First Edition, on laid paper, with 2 plates, 3 illustrations and plans (one full-page) in the text, and 18 maps (2 folding); cloth, gilt back, a very good, bright, clean copy in clipped dust-wrapper, the latter very lightly creased at edges, small stain to front and slight loss to spine ends. Important and detailed account of Petworth House and manor by an acknowledged Sussex authority. Covers administration, customs, officers, mortgaging habits, copyholders and their estates, and a valuable tour of Petworth town. Scarce in this condition.