The Fifteenth Century V
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186 Pages

23.4 x 15.6 cm

3 b/w, 2 line illus.

Series: The Fifteenth Century

Series Vol. Number: 5

Imprint: Boydell Press

The Fifteenth Century V

`Of Mice and Men': Image, Belief and Regulation in Late Medieval England

Edited by Linda Clark

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New contributions to the most important critical debates of the period.

The themes of 'image' and 'representation' play a major part in the essays collected in this volume; subjects explored include the religious sympathies of townsfolk and gentry and their physical manifestations, the cultural setting for the activities of leading families of the period and the interaction of Crown and community of the realm. As the fruit of original archival research on the later Middle Ages, overall the contributions offer the most up-to-date scholarship on the period, and a snapshot of the most crucial issues in current research.
Contributors: CLIVE BURGESS, PAUL CAVILL, JON DENTON, THOMAS S. FREEMAN, ALASDAIR HAWKYARD, STEPHEN MILESON, JENNI NUTTALL, COLIN RICHMOND, ANNE F. SUTTON
Image, Identity and Gentility: The Woodford Experience - John Denton
The Importance of Parks in Fifteenth-Century Society - Stephen Mileson
Sir John Fastolf's 'Gret Mansion by me late edified': Caister Castle, Norfolk - Alasdair Hawkyard
'Vostre Humble Matatyas': Culture, Politics and the Percys - Jenni Nuttall
A Repertory for Reinforcement: Configuring Civic Catholicism in Fifteenth-Century Bristol -
Caxton, the Cult of St Winifred, and Shrewsbury - Anne F Sutton
'Ut Verus Christi Sequester': John Blacman and the Cult of Henry VI - Thomas S. Freeman
The Problem of Labour and the Parliament of 1495 - Paul Cavill
Mickey Mouse in Disneyland: How Did the Fifteenth Century Get That Way - Colin Richmond

LINDA CLARK is Editor Emeritus at the History of Parliament.

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9781843831686

September 2005

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Title Details

186 Pages

2.34 x 1.56 cm

3 b/w, 2 line illus.

Series: The Fifteenth Century

Series Vol. Number: 5

Imprint: Boydell Press