The rise of the barristers a social history of the English bar, 1590-1640

Reconstructs the patterns of recruitment, training and mobility from the social origins and careers of some 500 lawyers in early modern England, while separate chapters explore the participation of barristers in the cultural, religious and political life of Elizabethan and early Stuart England

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Prest, Wilfrid R.
Format: eBook
Published: Oxford Clarendon 1991, 1986
Series:Oxford studies in social history / Oxford studies in social history
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references and index