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The ChannelIslands in the 16th century as seen by William Camden

William Camden

The ChannelIslands in the 16th century as seen by William Camden

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Published by Toucan P in St Peter Port .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Channel islands -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Selections from the translation by Philemon Holland.

    Statementedited by G. Stevens Cox.
    SeriesGuernsey historical monograph -- no.8
    ContributionsCox, G. Stevens 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC670.C4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2-12p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16804158M
    ISBN 10090074927X
    OCLC/WorldCa1650327

    Late 19th century: Publisher’s Cloth Bindings As publishers took control over the entire book making process, they began to see the cover as integral to the whole. Cover designs could reflect the content, set the tone for the reader, or attract the consumer. s: 1. This century sees the Campbell takeover of Kintyre. The MacAlasdairs of Tarbert at this time “posses[s] almost all the lands around Tarbert, and along the coast of Lochfine and Lochgilp, to the extremity of the parish. They [a]re interrupted in the possession of their property by the Macivers, a restless tribe of the Campbells


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This article takes stock of the remarkable shelf life of this classic book, its aims, methodology, structure and achievement. The Camden Society, named after the 16th-century antiquary and historian William Camden, was a text publication society founded in London in to publish early historical and literary materials, both unpublished manuscripts and new editions of rare printed books.

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