English Episcopal Acta 29: Durham 1241-1283

Hardcover | May 26, 2005

byPhilippa Hoskin

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This latest edition to the English Episcopal Acta series brings together for the first time edited versions of all the extant charters issued by the bishops of Durham between 1241 and 1283: Nicholas Farnham, Walter Kirkham, Robert Stichill and Robert of Holy Island (the last two, unusually atthis date, monastic bishops). The surviving charters provide insights into episcopal administration and estate management in the mid-thirteenth-century diocese. A full introduction considers the lives of these little-studied bishops and the diplomatic of their charters, as well as the unusualstructure of the episcopal households here. The bishops' itineraries are also given in an appendix. This volume complements EEA 24IR (0-19-726234-1) and EEA 25 (0-19-726235-X), which contained the acta from 1153 onwards.

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This latest edition to the English Episcopal Acta series brings together for the first time edited versions of all the extant charters issued by the bishops of Durham between 1241 and 1283: Nicholas Farnham, Walter Kirkham, Robert Stichill and Robert of Holy Island (the last two, unusually atthis date, monastic bishops). The surviving ...

Philippa Hoskin is at The Borthwick Institute of Historical Research, University of York.
Format:HardcoverDimensions:366 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.03 inPublished:May 26, 2005Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0197263070

ISBN - 13:9780197263075

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