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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women in medieval life Margaret Wade Labarge. Pre-Reformation English
Spirituality, ed. J. Walsh (London n.d.), 210-23 and Showings I, introduction 25-
38 43 Book of Margery Kempe, 59 Chapter-; Townswomen and Peasants 1 Pisan
Further Reading As this study of medieval women is meant primarily for the
general reader, it would seem inappropriate and ponderous to list the wide
variety of sources from which the inevitably fragmentary information has been
women in medieval life Margaret Wade Labarge. Chapter VI Ancelet-Hustache, J.
, Mechtild de Magdebourg (1207-1281), Paris 1982 Atkinson, C. W., Mystic and
Pilgrim: The Book and the World of Margery Kempe, Ithaca and London 1983 ...
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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