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The History of Old Age in England, 1600-1800, Part I Vol 3



ISBN 9781138760950
Published March 1, 2008 by Routledge
298 Pages

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What did it mean to be old in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century England? This eight-volume edition brings together selections from medical treatises, sermons, legal documents, parish records, almshouse accounts, private letters, diaries and ballads, to investigate cultural and medical understanding of old age in pre-industrial England.