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Lost letters of medieval life: English society, 1200-1250

Crouch, David; Carlin, M

Authors

David Crouch

M Carlin

Abstract

A collection of 100 letters drawn from formularies of the early thirteenth century, illustrating commercial, social and political life of the period, with an introductory essay on medieval literacy and letter-writing culture

Book Type Authored Book
Journal Middle Ages series
Peer Reviewed Not Peer Reviewed
Book Title Lost letters of medieval life: English society, 1200-1250
ISBN 978-0-81224-459-5
Institution Citation Crouch, D., & Carlin, M. Lost letters of medieval life: English society, 1200-1250. The University of Hull
Keywords letters, literacy, social history, commerce, debt, lifestyle, tournaments, technology, Jews, Welsh,
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