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Author Wrightson, Keith.

Title Ralph Tailor's summer : a scrivener, his city, and the plague / Keith Wrightson
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [2011]
©2011
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 208 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Prologue -- Stories of the Plague -- The "destroying Angell" and "the eye of the North" -- Wildfire -- Diligence and care of magistrates -- Sent for to write -- Liveing a scrivener in the same towne -- The dialect of heaven -- Bequests and legacies -- The attentive presence of others -- Houshold stuffe -- Discords, variances, and suites -- Ralf Taylor notarie publicke -- Epilogue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Tailor, Ralph.
City and town life -- England -- Newcastle upon Tyne -- History -- 17th century.
Material culture -- England -- Newcastle upon Tyne -- History -- 17th century.
Notaries -- England -- Newcastle upon Tyne -- Biography.
Plague -- Social aspects -- England -- Newcastle upon Tyne -- History -- 17th century.
Scriveners (Law) -- England -- Newcastle upon Tyne -- Biography.
Plague -- history.
History, 17th Century.
Records.
Newcastle upon Tyne (England) -- Biography.
Newcastle upon Tyne (England) -- Social conditions -- 17th century.
Newcastle upon Tyne (England) -- Social life and customs -- 17th century.
England.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0300177593 (electronic bk.)
9780300177596 (electronic bk.)
(cloth : alk. paper)