A History of Private Life: Revelations of the medieval world

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Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1987 - History - 688 pages
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All the mystery, earthiness and romance of the Middle Ages are captured in this panorama of everyday life. The evolving concepts of intimacy are explored--from the semi-obscure eleventh century through the first stirrings of the Renaissance world in the fifteenth century. Color and black-and-white illustrations.

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Georges Duby, a member of the Académie Française, is Professor of Medieval History at the Collà ̈ge de France.

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