A Small Sound of the Trumpet: Women in Medieval Life
Describes the daily life of noblewomen, nuns, and peasants in feudal England and Europe, looks at the treatment of lepers, begars, prostitutes, and criminals, and offers brief profiles of prominent medieval women
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English embroidery, known as opus Anglicanum, was sought-after all over
Europe and can be found in many countries. Matthew Paris has a characteristic
anecdote of Pope Innocent IV being so impressed by the gold embroidered
copes and ...
Pre-Reformation English Spirituality, ed. J. Walsh (London n.d.), 210-23 and
Showings 1, introduction 25-38 43 Book of Margery Kempe, 59 Chapter j
Townswomen and Peasants 1 Pisan, Treasure, 145-49 2 Ibid., 153-54 3
Menagier, 310 4 ...
... The Mystics of the Church, reprint New York 1971 Chapter VII Abram, A., '
Women Traders in Medieval London', Economic Journal (1895), 276—85
Bennett, H. S.,Life on the English Manor, Cambridge 1956 Bloch, M., French
Rural History ...
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This excellent synthesis of contemporary literature explores the activities of women at all social levels in France, England, the Low Countries, and Germany between 1100 and 1500: queens and noble ... Read full review
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