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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(London 1963), 18-38: E. R. Coleman, Journal of Interdisciplinary History 2 (1971
-72), 205-17 Chapter 2 The Mould 1 Christine dePisan, Treasure of the City of
Ladies, trans. S. Lawson (London 1985), 128-29: M. Girouard, Life in the English
Chapter^ Nuns and Beguines 1 Letters of Abelard and Helo'ise , trans. B. Radice
(London 1974), 217—18 2 Dronke, Women Writers, 144 3 G. Constable, '
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T. A. Halligan (Toronto 1979) 26 Gertrude of Helfta, Le Heraut SC 139 (Paris
1968) 27 C. W. Bynum, Jesus as Mother (Berkeley 1982), 170-262 28 Ibid., 262
29 Clay, Hermits, 232-37 30 Julian of Norwich, Revelations of Divine Love, trans.
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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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