Our October 2021 update with the latest forthcoming titles from all of Boydell & Brewer’s imprints and many client presses. As ever, please don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected] (or [email protected] if you are based in North or South America). If you would like to reserve review copies, request advance proofs or find out more information.
First full investigation into the men of Agincourt - their service, backgrounds, lives and experiences.
An examination of the ways in which the fluid concept of "chivalry" has been used and appropriated after the Middle Ages.
Examines the pursuit of orthodoxy, and its consequences for the history of Christianity.
An examination of the passion and crucifixion of Christ as depicted in the visual and religious culture of Anglo-Norman England.
The extraordinary growth and development of the cult of St Thomas Becket is investigated here, with a particular focus on its material culture.
Situates the controversial narrative of 'The English Musical Renaissance' within its wider historical context.
An important text from the "twelfth-century Renaissance" of history writing re-evaluated, drawing out its complex representations of monarchs from Cnut to William Rufus.
First full-length study of the campaigns led by Henry of Lancaster in Aquitaine, including a detailed biographical study of the individuals involved.
Important and broadening study of the way Africans engaged with missions, not as beneficiaries of humanitarian philanthropy, but as workers.
Exposes the roots of 18th-century musical cosmopolitanism through an investigation of exchanges and collaborations between musicians and dancers from the two major national musical traditions in the early years of the century.
This ground-breaking book is the first-ever study of the role played in musical history by song collectors.
First full-length study of the notion and concept of old age in early medieval England.
Fresh perspectives on the English clergy, their books, and the wider Anglo-Saxon church.
A consideration of the metaphor of water in religious literature, especially in relation to women.
A key book for conflict and peace studies, reveals the gendered nature of peacebuilding, its consequences, and the importance of women playing a part in peace processes in Africa.
Explores the range of vibrant cultural production and political activism of youth in Africa today, as expressed through art, music, theater, and online media.