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Sussex, Cambridge, 1611–1629

Noel Malcolm

in John Pell (1611-1685) and His Correspondence with Sir Charles Cavendish: The Mental World of an Early Modern Mathematician

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198564843
eISBN:
9780191713750
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198564843.003.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, History of Mathematics

This chapter chronicles the life of John Pell in Sussex and Cambridge, from 1611 to 1629. Pell was born in the village of Southwick, in West Sussex (between Brighton and Shoreham-on-Sea), on March 1 ... More


Preface [to a Folk Song Collection]

David Manning

in Vaughan Williams on Music

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195182392
eISBN:
9780199851485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182392.003.0037
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The folk tunes collection in this chapter differs from most of those hitherto printed in the Folk-Song Journal in that, while former collections have been gathered from one county, the present tunes ... More


Anthony David Nuttall 1937–2007

Laurence Lerner

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 161, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows, VIII

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264577
eISBN:
9780191734267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264577.003.0014
Subject:
History, Historiography

Anthony David Nuttall (1937–2007), a Fellow of the British Academy, was born on April 25, 1937, and grew up in Hereford. He attended Hereford Grammar School and then Watford Grammar School, where he ... More


The Early Elizabethan Companies: Berkeley’s, Essex’s, Rich’s, Lane’s, Clinton’s, Lincoln’s, Warwick’s, and Sussex’s

Andrew Gurr

in The Shakespearian Playing Companies

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198129776
eISBN:
9780191671852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198129776.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies, Drama

In the twenty years up to the formation of the Queen’s Men in 1583, a total of eleven adult playing companies performed at court in London. Of ... More


The Later Years: 1640–53

Bernard Capp

in The World of John Taylor the Water-Poet 1578–1653

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203759
eISBN:
9780191675959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203759.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

By 1640, Taylor was already sixty-one years old. Before him, lay more than a decade of civil war and revolution. The upheavals turned his life upside-down. They brought his long association with the ... More


The First Round

Patrick Collinson

in The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198222989
eISBN:
9780191678554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198222989.003.0020
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

The crisis which Whitgift had engineered called for more: only a national conference could create the common front which would impress authority and public opinion with the gravity of the puritan ... More


The Second Round

Patrick Collinson

in The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198222989
eISBN:
9780191678554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198222989.003.0021
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

Some puritan ministers were now ready for an honourable reconciliation with the bishops; others were on the point of repudiating their government altogether. The risk of a serious rift was acute in ... More


Correspondence and Points of Contact

Christopher Maginn

in William Cecil, Ireland, and the Tudor State

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199697151
eISBN:
9780191739262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199697151.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter considers Cecil's correspondence and his principal points of contact in the kingdom of Ireland, and questions the received interpretation both that Cecil was a major player in the ... More


From Falaba to Sussex

Rodney Carlisle

in Sovereignty at Sea: U.S. Merchant Ships and American Entry into World War I

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813037622
eISBN:
9780813041612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037622.003.0003
Subject:
History, Military History

Part of the reason that the precipitating casus belli of the United States' entry into World War I has been overlooked by historians and the public is that higher-status American citizens had been ... More


The genesis of international mass migration: The British case, 1750-1900

Eric Richards

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781526131485
eISBN:
9781526138910
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526131485.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Very large numbers of people began to depart the British Isles for the New Worlds after about 1770. This was a pioneering movement, a rehearsal for modern international migration. This book contends ... More


The Murder of Mr. Grebell: Madness and Civility in an English Town

Paul Kleber Monod

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300099850
eISBN:
9780300130195
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300099850.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This book focuses on the murder of Mr. Grebell that was done by John Breads in East Sussex, England. The killing and the subsequent trial connect to broader issues in the history of the Sussex port, ... More


Meetings at Pless Castle and on Pennsylvania Avenue

Rodney Carlisle

in Sovereignty at Sea: U.S. Merchant Ships and American Entry into World War I

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813037622
eISBN:
9780813041612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037622.003.0006
Subject:
History, Military History

At a meeting at Pless Castle in Silesia, the German high command decided to adopt a policy of unrestricted submarine warfare, to go into effect February 1, 1917. The reasons for the decision are ... More


Symons at the Seaside

Nick Freeman

in Coastal Cultures of the Long Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474435734
eISBN:
9781474453721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474435734.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The poet, critic and short story writer Arthur Symons (1865–1945) was an inveterate traveller who wrote frequently about the Channel and the North Cornish coasts in poetry and prose. During the 1890s ... More


Social work on trial

Ian Butler and Mark Drakeford

in Social work on trial: The Colwell Inquiry and the state of welfare

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428684
eISBN:
9781447303565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428684.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter examines how the practice of social work was judged during the Colwell Inquiry and focuses particularly on the tensions that existed between competing understandings of its nature and ... More


The Earlier Neolithic: A Craze for Monuments

Ronald Hutton

in Pagan Britain

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780300197716
eISBN:
9780300198584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300197716.003.0002
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

The Neolithic or Stone Age period is characterized by the erection of large structures or monuments upon the land. This chapter surveys what is presently known and thought about the kind of monuments ... More


Spook Stories

Paul Kleber Monod

in The Murder of Mr. Grebell: Madness and Civility in an English Town

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300099850
eISBN:
9780300130195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300099850.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter discusses the story of a violent murder that happened in 1743 in Rye, in East Sussex, England. No mystery surrounds the identity of the killer, John Breads, but his motives have never ... More


Travels and Performance Venues

Lawrence Manley and Sally-Beth MacLean

in Lord Strange's Men and Their Plays

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780300191998
eISBN:
9780300206890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300191998.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter discusses Lord Strange’s Men’s travels and performance venues. The first dated notice of Strange’s Men on tour comes immediately following the Privy Council’s closure of theaters, from ... More


Skin, the Inner Senses, and the Soul as “Inner Life”

Sarah Kay

in Animal Skins and the Reading Self in Medieval Latin and French Bestiaries

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226436739
eISBN:
9780226436876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226436876.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This chapter explores how two texts, Hugh of Fouilloy’s Aviarium and Richard de Fournival’s Bestiaire d’amours, foster a sense of inner self or “soul” by situating the reader within an imaginary ... More


‘Reform’ treatises and the inception of the Tudor conquest in mid-sixteenth-century Ireland, 1546–1565

David Heffernan

in Debating Tudor policy in sixteenth-century Ireland: 'Reform' treatises and political discourse

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526118165
eISBN:
9781526136138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526118165.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The chapter begins in 1546 when a military incursion was launched by the Dublin government against the Irish lordships of the O’Mores and O’Connors in the Irish midlands of Laois and Offaly. I argue ... More


West Sussex and the rural south

Eric Richards

in The genesis of international mass migration: The British case, 1750-1900

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781526131485
eISBN:
9781526138910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526131485.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

West Sussex was a classic zone on the receiving end of the increasing economic divisions in the national story. Turmoil in rural Sussex had been rife at the turn of the century, marked by harvest ... More


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