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Additional notes to A survey of London by John Stow

Kingsford, Charles Lethbridge

Additional notes to A survey of London by John Stow

by Kingsford, Charles Lethbridge

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCharles Lethbridge Kingsford.
ContributionsStow, John, 1525-1605.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19105759M

  Londoner John Stow captured a rapidly disappearing London in his book, Survey of London. This text is an invaluable source of information on London . A Survey of London; Volume 2 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally i Ratings: 0.

A Survey of London by John Stow, , Whittaker edition, Edition Notes With reproduction of t.p. of ed. The Physical Object Pagination xii, p. Number of pages ID Numbers Open Library OLM Not in Library. Buy this book. Share this book. OCLC Number: Notes: Facsimile of author's autograph on front covers. With reproduction of original t.p.: A svrvay of London. Conteyning the Originall, Antiquity, Increase, Moderne estate, and description of that City, written in the yeare , by Iohn Stow Citizen of London.

Buy A Survey of London by Stow, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. INTRODUCTION § I. Life of Stow. John Stow, or Stowe (he spelt his name indifferently in either way), the first painful searcher into the reverend antiquities of London, was himself most fittingly a citizen of long descent, His grandfather, Thomas Stow, citizen and Tallow-Chandler, had died about the end of March, , nearly two years after the birth of his famous grandson, and left .


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Genre/Form: Early works History Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kingsford, Charles Lethbridge, Additional notes to a survey of London by John Stow.

John Stow (c–) was a Londoner, a member of the Merchant Taylors' Company, but spent most of his life accumulating manuscripts and other historical records.

His great work, A Survey of London, was published inand is reissued here in the two-volume version edited by C. Kingsford (–) and published in Author: John Stow. During the whole of his life Stow was indefatigable in his work, but he kept the best wine for the last. The first edition of the Survey of London was published inwhen he was past seventy years of age, but there can be no doubt that the whole of his previous life was a preparation for his great work.

He always lived in London, and he was interested in every. A Survey of London Item Preview remove-circle A Survey of London by John Stow. Publication date Topics Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes. Reprinted from the text of with introduction and notes.

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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(6). The son of Thomas Stow, a tallow-chandler, John Stow was born about in London, in the parish of St Michael, Cornhill.

He was admitted to the Merchant Taylor's company in and had established by that year a business at a house near the well within Aldgate, between Leadenhall and Fenchurch Street/5. A Survey of London by John Stow. Publication date Topics Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Notes. With reproduction of t.p. of the edition: Survay of London. Conteyning the originall, antiquity, increase, moderne estate, and description of. 80 rows  By John Stow/ Edited by C L Kingsford.

John Stow's survey, reprinted from the. A Survey of London - by John Stow July We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. John Stow’s Elizabethan classic, A Survey of London, was first published inwith a second edition following in Stow (c.

) was a chronicler and antiquary who transcribed manscripts and inscriptions relating to English history, literature and archaelogy, but his Survey is perhaps his most famous work, with its evocative ‘perambulation’ of the streets. Stow, John.

The survey of London: contayning the orignall, increase, moderne estate, and government of that city, methodically set downe. (London, Printed by Elizabeth Pvrslovv, and are to be sold by N. Bovrne, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Stow, John. A survey of London, written in the year LibraryThing Review User Review - amzmchaichun - LibraryThing.

Stow’s Survey of London, from its first publication inhas taken rank as the first authority on the history of London, but this very fame has been the cause of some injury to the unity of the 5/5(1). Dedication on the FEP. A good condition volume. A good binding and clear bright text and content.

Clean copy. A little rubbing to the spine edges only. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear.

The Map of Early Modern London comprises four distinct, interoperable projects. MoEML began in as a digital atlas of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century London based on the s Agas woodcut map of the city.

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John Stow. Clarendon Press, - London (England) 1 Review. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - amzmchaichun - LibraryThing. Stow’s Survey of London, from its first publication inhas taken rank as the first authority on the history of London, but this very fame has been the 5/5(1).

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Buy A Survey of London by Stow, John (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 5. Stow's Survey of London — £ London under Elizabeth; John Stow's magnificent Survey of is the most widely-quoted book ever written about London.

It is the mother lode of information for anyone interested in the history of the Cities of London and Westminster. Survey of London. The work for which Stow is best known is his Survey of London (original spelling: A Survay of London), published in This was a work of chorography: a detailed ward-by-ward topographical and historical tour of the city, providing a unique account of its buildings, social conditions and customs.

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Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. The survey of London: containing the original, increase, modern estate and government of that city, methodically set down: with a memorial of those famouser acts of charity, which for publick and pious vses have been bestowed by many worshipfull citizens and benefactors: as also all the ancient and modern monuments erected in the churches, not only of those two famous cities, London .The Survey of London by John Stow.

What is inside? John Stow's Survey of London was first published in and since then has been the subject of numerous editions, some of which have resulted in editorial changes and insertions of places and events that occurred long after the author's death.