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ISBN:041368170X
Author: Peter Earle
ISBN13: 978-0413681706
Title: A City Full of People: Men and Women of London 1650-1750
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Language: English
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Publisher: Methuen; First Edition edition (April 1, 1995)
Pages: 352

A City Full of People: Men and Women of London 1650-1750 by Peter Earle



A history of the men and women of London between 1650 and 1750.

Earle details what the city looked like in addition the lives of everyday people. He uses court depositions and reprints lengthy sections of from over 1436 testimonies. A good read, even if parts of some of his information is out-dated. Feb 01, 2017 Annm rated it really liked it. I thought this would be dry and boring, but the author has done a nice job of bringing data to life.

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Books by Peter Earle, The world of Defoe, The making of the English middle class, Sailors, Corsairs of Malta and Barbary, Robert E. Lee, The pirate wars, The sack of Panamá, Monmouth's rebels. A city full of people: Men and Women of London 1650-1750. Last Fight of the Revenge.

4 White, London in the Eighteenth Century; Peter Earle, A City Full of People: Men and Women of London, 1650-1750, (1994), p. 117; Ian Archer, The Pursuit of Stability: Social Relations in Elizabethan London, (Cambridge, 1991); . Relatives, in Tim Hitchcock, Peter King and Pamela Sharpe (ed., Chronicling poverty : the voices and strategies of the English poor, 1640-1840, (1997), in Steven King and. Alannah Tompkins (ed. The Poor in England 1700-1850, An Economy of Makeshifts.

The exception is Peter Earle’s A City Full of People, subtitled Men and Women of London 1650-1750, published in 1994, which leans for its scholarship about the subject on Walter Stern’s The Porters of London, written in 1960. This lack of general knowledge about the people who played an irreplaceable role in London’s economy from the 17th to the 19th centuries, one that was the equivalent of white van delivery driver, motorcycle courier and postman rolled into one, meant confusion for beer writers in the 1970s when they came to write about porter the drink

A history of the men and women of London between 1650 and 1750. The author's other works include "The Making of the English Middle Class".