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Medieval Gentlewoman

Life in a Gentry Household in the Later Middle Ages

by fiona Swabey

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7496142M
ISBN 100415925118
ISBN 109780415925112

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Ffiona Swabey's "The Medieval Gentlewoman" is a terrific book for anyone interested in what life was like for the gentry in late 14th/early 15th century England. Her book is written based on household accounts and records from Acton Manor, the estate of Dame Alice Bryene, a widow in her 50s in the period the book covers.

by: This study provides an important addition to current work on women in late medieval England. Its starting point is evidence from the life of one particular woman, Alice de Bryene, a Suffolk heiress of the late fourteenth and early fifteenth centuries.

As a widow and owner of several large estates, she appears to have Medieval Gentlewoman book greater status, influence and independence than most married women of 2/5(2). This richly detailed study provides an important addition to current work on women in late Medieval England.

Its starting point is evidence from the life of one particular woman, Alice de Bryene, a Suffolk noblewoman of the late 14th and early 15th century who, as a widow and owner of several large estates, enjoyed greater status and influence than most married women of the period.3/5(1).

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This richly detailed account provides an important addition to current work on women in late medieval England, taking as its starting point the household diary of Alice de Bryene, a Suffolk noblewoman of the late 14th and early 15th century.

Like Christine de Pizan, de Bryene enjoyed greater Author: Fiona Swabey. A gentlewoman (from the Latin gentilis, belonging to a gens, and English 'woman') in the original and strict sense is a woman of good family, analogous to the Latin generosus and closely related English word "gentry" derives from the Old French genterise, gentelise, with much of the meaning of the French noblesse and the German Adel, but without the strict technical requirements.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. []) and index. Medieval gentlewoman: life in a gentry household in the later Middle AgesPages:   Medieval Gentlewoman: Life in a Gentry Household in the Later Middle Ages, by ffiona Swabey. New York, Routledge, xiii, pp. $ Cdn. The lives of medieval people of all ranks and sorts have long been of enduring interest to students and scholars alike, no.

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The landed gentry, or simply the "gentry", is a largely historical British social class consisting in theory of landowners who could live entirely from rental income, or at least had a country was distinct from, and socially "below", the British peerage, although in fact some of the landed gentry were wealthier than some peers, and many gentry were related to peers.

Heraldry and the Medieval Gentlewoman Maurice Keen | Published in History Today Volume 53 Issue 3 March Around Richard Strangways, lawyer of the Inner Temple, was putting together a book of notes and comments on heraldry, a subject of keen interest to the gentility of his day. (Viking, $) “Magnificent,” our reviewer, Marjorie Ingall, called this absorbing, elegant novel about a young medieval gentlewoman on the run from an obsessed friar who wants to burn her.

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