Anglo-Norman Studies XVI

Anglo-Norman Studies XVI

Proceedings of the Battle Conference 1993

Edited by Marjorie Chibnall

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Overview

Overview

Papers in Anglo-Norman history including new research on music, the Bayeux Tapestry and Domesday studies.
Papers on a very wide range of subjects include, for the first time, one on music, on changes in English chant repertories in the eleventh century; book migrations are examined over the same period, and one of the two papers on the Bayeaux Tapestry looks at changing representations of the "burgheat". There are important papers on law and church administration and the relations of Normandy and England with other regions. The development of Rouen is compared with that of Paris; William the Conqueror's relations with Blois and Champagne are discussed; papers on the frontier with the Scots and on Rhys ap Teudur, king of Deheubarth are included. Domesday studies, chronicles and poetry are also represented with new research.

Contributors W.M. AIRD, ROBERT BABCOCK, PAUL BRAND, SHIRLEY ANN BROWN, MICHAEL HERREN, EDOARDO D'ANGELO, DAVID DUMVILLE, JEAN DUNBABIN, BERNARD GAUTHIEZ, DAVID HILEY, B.R. KEMP, DEREK RENN, MARY FRANCES SMITH, BENJAMIN THOMPSON, SALLY VAUGHN, JOHN BRYAN WILLIAMS. 16. 1993: St Cuthbert, the Scots and the Normans; Rhys ap Tewdwr; 13c Litigation; Bayeaux Tapestry; Falco of Benevento's Chronicle; Anglo-Saxon Books on Norman Hands; Geoffrey of Chaumont, Thibaud of Blois and William the Conqueror; Paris, un Rouen capetien? 11c English Chant Repertories; Appointment of Parochial Incumbents in 12c England; Burgheat and Gonfanon; Archbishop Stigand; Free Alms Tenure in 12c; Anselm in Italy 1097-1100; Judhael of Totnes.

Details

June 1994
11 black and white, 35 line illustrations
301 pages
23.4x15.6 cm
Anglo-Norman Studies
ISBN: 9780851153667
Format: Hardback
Boydell Press
BIC HBLC1
BISAC HIS037010
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Table of Contents

St Cuthbert, the Scots and the Normans - William M. Aird
Rhys ap Tewdwr, King of Deheubarth - Robert S Babcock
`Time out of mind': the knowledge and use of the eleventh- and twelfth-century past in thirteenth-century litigation - Paul Brand
Giuseppe Del Re's `critical' edition of Falco of Benevento's Chronicle - Shirley Ann Brown
The Adelae Comitissae of Baudri of Bourgeuil and the Bayeux Tapestry - Michael Herren
Anglo-Saxon books: treasure in Norman hands? - David Dumville
Towards admission and institution: English episcopal formulae for the appointment of parochial incumbents in the twelfth century - B R Kemp
Geoffrey of Chaumont, Thibaud of Blois and William the Conqueror - Jean Dunbabin
Paris, un Rouen capétien? (Développements comparés de Rouen et Paris sous les règnes de Henri II et Philippe-Auguste) -
Changes in English chant repertories in the eleventh century as reflected in the Winchester sequences - David Hiley
Archbishop Stigand and the Eye of the Needle - Mary Frances Giandrea
Burhgeat and gonfanon: two sidelights from the Bayeux Tapestry - Derek Renn
Free alms tenure in the twelfth century - Mary Frances Giandrea
Anselm in Italy, 1097-1100 - Sally N Vaughn
Judhael of Totnes: the Life and Times of a Post-Conquest Baron - John Bryan Williams
Giuseppe Del Re's `critical' edition of Falco of Benevento's Chronicle - Edoardo D'Angelo

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