The English Royal Messengers Service, 1568-1750: An Institutional Study (Studies in British History S. v. 56)

The English Royal Messengers Service, 1568-1750: An Institutional Study (Studies in British History S. v. 56)

By: Priscilla Scott Cady (author), Henry L. Cady (author)Hardback

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Description

This monograph on the Royal Messengers of the Great Chamber in early modern Britain explores the rules and regulations, privileges and duties and, ultimately, the enduring structure of the Messengers' establishment.

Contents

Procedures and personnel; courier service; serving law and order - 1685-1714; riots and rebellions - 1715-1750; financing the messengers' service; summation - 1685-1750.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773479777
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 168
  • ID: 9780773479777
  • ISBN10: 0773479775

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