Northern Petitions illustrative of life in Berwick, Cumbria and Durham in the fourteenth century

Northern Petitions illustrative of life in Berwick, Cumbria and Durham in the fourteenth century

Edited by C.M. Fraser

Hardback
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Surtees Society

Overview

Overview

'The documents _ provide illustrations of the practical difficulties of life in the north of England during the fourteenth century.' Each section has a short historical introduction and each petition, in French, is preceded by a calendar of its contents and followed by its approximate date and an editorial comment on its relation to other known material. Areas covered include trade, defence, compensation, war damage, franchises, legal petitions, financial petitions, clerical petitions etc.. See volume 176.

Details

January 1981
296 pages
Publications of the Surtees Society
ISBN: 9780854440412
Format: Hardback
Surtees Society
BIC HBLL
BISAC HIS037030
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