While there is increasing interest in the lives of medieval women, the documentary evidence for their activities remains little known. This book provides a collection of sources for an important and influential group of women in medieval England, and examines changes in their role and activities between 1066 and 1500.Item, I bequeath and leave to Agnes Grene my chief damsel 100 marks for her long service; item, [to her] two best robes ... to Roger atte Ford doorkeeper 40$ item, to John Newbury yeoman 5 marks; item, to Robert Parker yeoman 40$ item, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Women of the English Nobility and Gentry, 1066-1500|
|Author||:||Jennifer C. Ward|
|Publisher||:||Manchester University Press - 1995|