The Queen's wards : wardship and marriage under Elizabeth I / by Joel Hurtsfield.


Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1958.

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Subjects Great Britain.
Guardian and ward -- Great Britain.
Guardian and ward.
Marriage -- Great Britain.
Marriage.
Description xxii, 366 pages : 1 illustration, portraits ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1958.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1, The revivial of royal wardship: -- Feudalism resurgent -- Resistance -- part 2, Procedure: -- Discovering a wardship -- Suitors for wards -- The grant of a ward -- Private wardship -- part 3, Wardship and society: -- Guardians and wards -- Marriage -- Coming of age -- Corruption -- part 4, The Rule of the Cecils: -- Offices and office holders -- Lord Burghley as guardian -- Lord Burghley as Master -- The vacant mastership -- Sir Robert Cecil -- part 5, Conclusion: -- Wardship and the government of England.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)335011
(OCoLC)ocm00335011
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WorldCat Identities Hurstfield, Joel.
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