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Coke of Norfolk (1754-1842)

Susanna Wade Martins

Coke of Norfolk (1754-1842)

a biography

by Susanna Wade Martins

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Published by Boydell Press in Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK, Rochester, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coke, Thomas William, -- Earl of Leicester, -- 1752-1842,
  • Great Britain. -- Parliament -- Biography,
  • Legislators -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Landowners -- England -- Norfolk -- Biography,
  • Agriculture -- England -- Norfolk -- History,
  • Agriculture -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
  • Agriculture -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
  • Norfolk (England) -- Biography,
  • Great Britain -- History -- George III, 1760-1820

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 200-208) and index.

    StatementSusanna Wade Martins.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA506.C64 W33 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 218 p., [6] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23187232M
    ISBN 10184383426X
    ISBN 109781843834267
    LC Control Number2009275805

    Coke of Norfolk and his friends; the life of Thomas William Coke, first earl of Leicester of Holkham, containing an account of his ancestry, surroundings, public services & private friendships & including many unpublished letters from noted men of his day, English & American by Stirling, A. M. W. (Anna Maria Wilhelmina), Coca-Cola Bottling Co in Norfolk, NE -- Get driving directions to S 13th St Norfolk, NE Add reviews and photos for Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Coca-Cola Bottling Co appears in: Beverages Wholesale & Manufacturers, Bottlers.

    Title Coke of Norfolk and His Friends; the Life of Thomas William. Author Anna Maria Wil Stirling. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. COKE OF NORFOLK AND THE AGRARIAN REVOLUTION COKE OF NORFOLK AND THE AGRARIAN REVOLUTION PARKER, K. A. C. Footnotes 1 This is based on a misreading of E. Rigby, Holkham and its Agriculture (Norwich, ). It can be found in Pamphletest, xiii, to which page references made here to Rigby refer.

    Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Coke (Familie) Case studies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parker, Robert Alexander Clarke, Coke of Norfolk. Oxford [Eng.]: Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Thomas William Coke, Earl of Leicester; Thomas William Coke, Earl of Leicester; Gawdy: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert.


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Thomas William Coke ("Coke of Norfolk") () is best known as one of the main promoters of the improved farming of the "Agricultural Revolution". He was also a county MP for over forty years between and ; and the owner of one of the finest palladian mansions in Britain, and by far, the largest estate in Norfolk at Holkham Hall/5(5).

Coke's memory is well-served by this first rate piece of work. JOURNAL OF RURAL HISTORY Splendid biography. NORFOLK ARCHAEOLOGY (A) well-researched new book based on the family archives at Holkham.

This new book is a good, scholarly tribute to a remarkable man/5(5). Coke of Norfolk and His Friends: The Life of Thomas William Coke, First Earl of Leicester of Holkham, Containing an Account of His Ancestry, Surroundings, Public Services & Private Friendships & Including Many Unpublished Letters from Noted Men of His Day, Amazing book, written almost years ago.

I was touched by many of its stories 5/5(1). This book, Coke of Norfolk and his friends. Volume 1, by A.M. Stirling, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been Coke of Norfolk book by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.

This book. Coke of Norfolk and His Friends: The Life of Thomas William Coke, First Earl of Leicester of Holkham, Containing an Account of His Ancestry, Surroundings, Public Services & Private Friendships & Including Many Unpublished Letters from Noted Men of His Day, English & American, Volume 1.

Coke's memory is well-served by this first rate piece of work. JOURNAL OF RURAL HISTORY Splendid biography. NORFOLK ARCHAEOLOGY [A] well-researched new book based on the family archives at Holkham. This new book is a good, scholarly tribute to a remarkable man. The art collection of Holkham Hall in Norfolk, England, remains very largely that which the original owner intended the house to display; the house was designed around the art collection acquired (a few works were commissioned) by Thomas Coke, 1st Earl of Leicester, during his Grand Tour of Italy during – To complete the scheme it was necessary to send Matthew Brettingham the younger.

This Palladian style mansion reflects Thomas Coke’s appreciation of classical art developed during his six-year-long Grand Tour of Europe. By the time he returned to Norfolk inThomas had bought many valuable and unique manuscripts and printed books, along with many great works of.

Plan Of Lands in the Parishes of Weasenham St Peter & Wellingham in the County of Norfolk. Part of a Farm belonging to Esq in the Occupation of Mr Wm. Overman. The map, drawn in black ink with red and black lettering, and highlighted in yellow, blue and red shows boundaries “claim’d by Weasenham and set out by the Commissioners” with field names and acreage and to which.

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and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Holkham Hall is one of the principal Palladian houses of England, built for an ancestor of Thomas Coke, noted agricultural innovator and later 1st Earl of Leicester of hall is now the home of the 8th Earl and is surrounded by an attractive park, with herds of red and fallow deer, a lake that was once a tidal creek, several monuments and drives, and its own church.

When Anne Coke was born in as the first child of a man who would become the fifth Earl of Leicester she was a “big disappointment”, who “broke the line” by being a girl, the first of. Born on February 1, at Mileham, Norfolk, Sir Edward Coke ( – ) was arguably the most prominent lawyer, legal writer, and politician during the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras, and a defender of the common law over the use of the Stuarts' royal prerogative.

Coke began his studies in at Trinity College during the years of the Vestiarian controversy—puritan protests. Known universally as “Coke of Norfolk”, he was elevated to the peerage in as the 1st Earl of Leicester of the 2nd creation, his 18th-century kinsman having died without an heir to the title.

Susanna Wade Martins, Coke of Norfolk, – A Biography, Woodbridge, Suffolk, The Boydell Press, xii + pp. £ This biography does Thomas Coke full justice, in style as well as in content. Our book today is a hefty two-volume life of the 1st Earl of Leicester (of Holkham, that is), Thomas William Coke by that unsinkable Edwardian chronicler of the better sort, A.M.W.

Stirling. She wrote these two volumes from totaking full advantage of her first-name familiarity (in this case, she was the great-granddaughter of her subject) with the top tiers of England's landed. Viscount Tom Coke, heir to the Earldom of Leicester, on his life running, and the history of Holkham Hall in Norfolk.

H ow does one address a viscount. The intricacies of the British peerage troubled me as I traveled to Holkham Hall, the center of a 25,acre estate in north Norfolk, to visit with Viscount Coke, heir to the Earldom of Leicester. It could almost bethe year the grand house was completed, shortly after the death of Thomas Coke, the first Earl of Leicester.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 5.To begin at the end: the final journey --The making of a patriot: Coke's early years --Early Parliamentary career, --Life in Norfolk and London, c. --A patriotic festival: celebrations for the centenary of the Glorious Revolution --Coke, the patriotic landlord --'The fairest where many are fair': Coke, the practical farmer.Date: History: The Coke family owned land in Norfolk from the 13th century.

Sir Edward Coke (), Lord Chief Justice, added greatly to the Norfolk estates, inherited Suffolk property through his wife Bridget Paston of Huntingfield, and purchased estates in Buckinghamshire (Farnham Royal), Dorset (Durweston etc.), London (Bevis Marks), Oxfordshire (Minster Lovell), Somerset.