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Author Price, Jacob M.

Title Perry of London : a family and a firm on the seaborne frontier, 1615-1753 / Jacob M. Price
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1992
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 191 pages)
Series Harvard historical studies ; 111
Harvard historical studies ; v. 111
Contents Preface -- Perry of London -- Note on Names -- Introduction -- PART I: The Rise of the House of Perry, 1615- 1721 -- 1 / The Early Perrys and Their Wanderings -- 2 / The Emergence of Perry & Lane -- 3 / The Business of the Perry Firm -- 4 / The Public Role of Micaiah Perry I -- PART II: The Fall of the House of Perry, 1721- 1753 -- 5 / The Challenge of the Third Generation -- 6 / The Perils of Politics -- 7 / The Family after the Fall -- Conclusion: Choosing a Frame for the Picture -- Abbreviations -- Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Appendix C -- Appendix D -- Selected Bibliography
Analysis Foreign trade
Great Britain
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-138) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Perry family.
Perry of London -- History.
Tobacco industry -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.
Tobacco industry -- Great Britain -- History.
Tobacco industry -- Virginia -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN (acid-free paper)