England's Revelry: A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes, 1660-1830 (2020)

England's Revelry: A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes, 1660-1830 Emma Griffin England s Revelry A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes This study looks at the relationship between popular recreations and the spaces in which they took place and in doing so it provides a history of how England enjoyed itself during the long eighteenth
  • Title: England's Revelry: A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes, 1660-1830
  • Author: Emma Griffin
  • ISBN: 9780197263211
  • Page: 477
  • Format: Hardcover
England's Revelry: A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes, 1660-1830 Emma Griffin This study looks at the relationship between popular recreations and the spaces in which they took place, and in doing so it provides a history of how England enjoyed itself during the long eighteenth century Recreations of the period included parish wakes and feasts civic fairs and celebrations football, cricket and other athletic sports bull and bear baiting and tThis study looks at the relationship between popular recreations and the spaces in which they took place, and in doing so it provides a history of how England enjoyed itself during the long eighteenth century Recreations of the period included parish wakes and feasts civic fairs and celebrations football, cricket and other athletic sports bull and bear baiting and the annual celebrations of Shrove Tuesday and Guy Fawkes Through a detailed examination of contemporary sources, Dr Griffin looks at the use of space for recreation in the streets and squares of provincial market towns, in vacant spaces found in industrialising towns and villages, and on the village greens of rural England With its reappraisal of the impact of the industrial revolution on popular recreation, this is a fascinating study of England at play.
England's Revelry: A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes, 1660-1830 Emma Griffin

  • [↠ England's Revelry: A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes, 1660-1830 || ¸ PDF Download by ↠ Emma Griffin]
    477 Emma Griffin
  • thumbnail Title: [↠ England's Revelry: A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes, 1660-1830 || ¸ PDF Download by ↠ Emma Griffin]
    Posted by:Emma Griffin
    Published :2019-010-18T22:53:36+00:00

One thought on “England's Revelry: A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes, 1660-1830

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *