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A Thousand Years of the English Parish

Description

A detailed study of the workings of the parish (some 13,000 in England) and its effect on society: early definitions and territories of a parish; the changing social status of the clergy since the Reformation, 19th century ideals; the shrinking parsonages of the 20th century; the future of the parish and its relationship to the complex bureaucracy of the Church of England.

Author
Anthea Jones
Publisher
The Windrush Press
Year created
2000
Publication Date/Date Made
2000
Physical Characteristics (Dimensions)
17.2 cm x 24 cm
Physical Characteristics (Description)
336-page dustcovered hardback book with illustrations
Donor or Creator of Records
Check Jane
Provenance
From the library of ?
Nature of Acquisition
Gift
Accession Date
2012
Access Conditions
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Reference
2636/B/GH