All Manner of People

Author: Johan Findlay
Publisher: The Saltire Society
ISBN: 0854110763
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Justices of the peace

This text provides the history of the justices of the peace in Scotland from their foundation in 1609 to the present. The vast range of duties which fell to the justices are described using surviving justice court records.

The Stuart Constitution 1603 1688

Author: J. P. Kenyon
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521313279
Release Date: 1986-02-20
Genre: History

Originally published in 1966, this text established itself as the standard work in 17th century English history in the course of time. The second edition includes a rewritten commentary and has been thoroughly revised and updated in several important areas.