Social History Medieval 500 1500 Sources Letter Writing History To 1500 Sources English Letters Books
Books con argomento Social History Medieval 500 1500 Sources Letter Writing History To 1500 Sources English Letters
The Paston Letters
Davis Norman (EDT)
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2009
The Pastons of Norfolk left behind them an incomparable picture of life in fifteenth-century England in the earliest great collection of family letters in English. The letters span three generations and most were written during the reigns of Henry VI, Edward IV, and Richard III, in a period of political turmoil, local...
Barber Richard (EDT)
edizioni Boydell Pr collana Boydell Pr (Paperback)
Within three generations (1426 to 1485), and through the dark and dangerous years of the Wars of the Roses, the Pastons established themselves as a family of consequence, both in their native Norfolk and within court circles. Ambitious and highly mobile - womenfolk as well as men - they kept in touch by correspondence,...