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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44 The great salle des malades at the Hotel-Dieu, Paris, with four sisters
representing the virtues necessary for those who cared for the sick - prudence,
mercy, strength and justice a month before term; at Corbeil, where the hospital
had only ...
At Chartres in the beginning of the fourteenth century, Isabelle la Chandeliere
had been received into the hospital for a gift of 1 00s or five livres, but she had
already cost the house more than six livres and gave no service. The social
levels of ...
1330), 67 Romans, hospital at, 185 Rome, 137, 138, 183, 191 Rose, 14th c.
embroiderer, 230 Rotrod, dau. of Charlemagne, 11 Rouen, 126, 203: abp. of, see
Eudes Rigaud Rupertsberg, Benedictine abbey, 110 Sabine, 13th c. London
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