The Verneys: A True Story of Love, War, and Madness in Seventeenth-Century England

The Verneys: A True Story of Love, War, and Madness in Seventeenth-Century England

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The remarkable story of one English family during the tumultuous seventeenth century, as revealed through their original letters and documents.

"To know the Verneys is to know the seventeenth century," Adrian Tinniswood writes in this brilliant book. The Verney family's centuries-long practice of saving every piece of paper that came into their possession -- amassing some 100,000 pages of family and estate letters and documents -- resulted in the largest and most… (more)

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Publisher: Riverhead (May 06, 2008)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 592 pages

File size: 1.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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