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The Resource Devices and desires : Bess of Hardwick and the building of Elizabethan England, Kate Hubbard

Devices and desires : Bess of Hardwick and the building of Elizabethan England, Kate Hubbard

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Devices and desires : Bess of Hardwick and the building of Elizabethan England
Title
Devices and desires
Title remainder
Bess of Hardwick and the building of Elizabethan England
Statement of responsibility
Kate Hubbard
Title variation
Bess of Hardwick and the building of Elizabethan England
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The critically acclaimed author of <i>Serving Victoria</i> illuminates the life of the little-known Bess of Hardwick--next to Queen Elizabeth I, the richest and most powerful woman in 16th-century England
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10755141
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
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Hubbard, Kate
Dewey number
  • 942.05/5092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
DA358.S4
LC item number
H83 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shrewsbury, Elizabeth Hardwick Talbot
  • Shrewsbury, Elizabeth Hardwick Talbot
  • Countesses
  • Nobility
  • Women landowners
  • Great Britain
  • Countesses
  • Nobility
  • Women landowners
  • England
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
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Bess of Hardwick and the building of Elizabethan England
Label
Devices and desires : Bess of Hardwick and the building of Elizabethan England, Kate Hubbard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Hardwick Hall, 1590 -- Derbyshire beginnings -- Sir William Cavendish -- Acquisition -- "Every man almost is a builder" -- "My honest swete Chatesworth" -- "This devil's devices" -- Countess of Shrewsbury -- The Scots Queen -- A dubious honour -- "Close dealing" -- "Great turmoil doth two houses breed" -- "The old song" -- "Send me accres" -- "Civil wars" -- Mocking and mowing -- The old hall -- Smythson's Platt -- London, 1591 -- "More glass than wall" -- "Houshold stuff" -- "A scribbling melancholy" -- "It doth stick sore in her teeth" -- "Not over sumptuous" -- Afterword: Hardwick Post Bess
Control code
on1038410006
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780062302991
Lccn
2018043843
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1038410006
Label
Devices and desires : Bess of Hardwick and the building of Elizabethan England, Kate Hubbard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Hardwick Hall, 1590 -- Derbyshire beginnings -- Sir William Cavendish -- Acquisition -- "Every man almost is a builder" -- "My honest swete Chatesworth" -- "This devil's devices" -- Countess of Shrewsbury -- The Scots Queen -- A dubious honour -- "Close dealing" -- "Great turmoil doth two houses breed" -- "The old song" -- "Send me accres" -- "Civil wars" -- Mocking and mowing -- The old hall -- Smythson's Platt -- London, 1591 -- "More glass than wall" -- "Houshold stuff" -- "A scribbling melancholy" -- "It doth stick sore in her teeth" -- "Not over sumptuous" -- Afterword: Hardwick Post Bess
Control code
on1038410006
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780062302991
Lccn
2018043843
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1038410006

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