Daily Living in the Twelfth Century: Based on the Observations of Alexander Neckam in London and Paris

Front Cover
Univ of Wisconsin Press, 1962 - History - 352 pages
0 Reviews
“This useful reference work is a model of compact scholarship.  Its modest format encloses a wealth of information.  .  .  .  Holmes shows an easy familiarity with the vast major and minor source materials centering upon 1150–1200.”—Speculum
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction
3
London
18
The Journey and Paris
44
Lookout from Dover from the Bayeux Tapestry
50
Lodgings in the City
74
Chapter house from Pontaut France
82
Treadle loom illumination
114
Crenelated and buttressed castle wall
178
Peasant wearing snood cap
210
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information