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The Age of Improvement, 1783-1867 (Folio Society History of England #8)

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Long established as a classic of modern historical writing, The Age of Improvement has had a unique influence on teaching and research.
Paperback, 486 pages
Published November 19th 1999 by Longman Publishing Group (first published 1959)
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Asa Briggs, Baron Briggs was a British historian, best known for his studies on the Victorian era. In particular, his trilogy, Victorian People, Victorian Cities, and Victorian Things made a lasting mark on how historians view the nineteenth century. He was made a life peer in 1976.
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Folio Society History of England (1 - 10 of 12 books)
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  • An Introduction to Anglo-Saxon England
  • England and Its Rulers: 1066-1272
  • England in the Later Middle Ages
  • England Under the Tudors
  • England Under the Stuarts
  • English Society in the Eighteenth Century
  • Edwardian England
  • Victorian England: Portrait of an Age
  • English History 1914-45 (History of England)

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