Of Household Stuff: The 1601 Inventories of Bess of Hardwick
Santina M. Levey, Peter Thornton
National Trust, 2001 - Antiques & Collectibles - 71 pages
Elizabeth, Countess of Shrewsbury, better known as Bess of Hardwick, was one of the most influential women of the Elizabethan age. An astute businesswoman, she succeeded in amassing extensive estates and commensurate wealth. This volume presents a record of the contents of her three houses.
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