Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2015

1134 Pages

6.69 x 9.61 inches

ISBN: 9780719091872

Bookseller Code (06)

Anne Clifford's Great Books of Record

Jessica L. Malay

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The Great Books is unique providing a unbroken record of the Clifford family though original documents and biographies from 1088 to 1724
  • The Great Books of Record are a towering achievement of scholarly research by Lady Anne Clifford, one of the most important figures of the seventeenth century
  • The Great Books are the Lady Anne Clifford's most ambitious textual achievement and stand beside her many building projects in the North West of England
  • The Great Books of Record are a unique celebration of Lady Anne Clifford's battles against male prejudice and power where she asserts her rights and takes her place amongst her famous ancestors