Illustrations of Chaucer's England

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byDorothy Hughes

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ... NOTES. A. NOTE ON AUTHORITIES. Fob the general history of the period, "The Political History of England," ed. Hunt and Poole, vol. iii. (T. F. Tout) and vol. iv. (C. Oman); "A History of England," ed. Oman, vol. iii. (K. H. Vickers, " England in the Later Middle Ages "); the "Constitutional History of England," Stubbs, vols. ii. and iii. For Edward Ill's reign, "The Life and Times of Edward III," W. Longman; "The History of Edward III," J. Mackinnon (more recent, but devotes attention mainly to military affairs). Of Richard II's reign the only account is the "Histoire de Richard II," by Henri Wallon; cf. also "John of Gaunt," S. Armitage Smith; "England in the Age of Wycliffe," G. M. Trevelyan. For special subjects, "The Black Death of 1348-49," F. A. Gasquet; "The Enforcement of the Statute of Labourers," B. H. Putnam. "Le Soulevement des Travailleurs d'Angleterre," A. Beville; "The Great Revolt of 1381," C. Oman. For ecclesiastical history, the " History of the English Church," ed. Stephens and Hunt, vol. iii. (" The English Church in the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries," W. W. Capes); "Wycliffe and Movements for Reform," R. L. Poole; "Wyclif and his English Precursors," P. Lo'rimer (translated from J. Lechler). For naval and military affairs, the " History of the Royal Navy," Sir H. Nicolas, vol. ii.; "History of the Art of War in the Middle Ages," Oman. Valuable notes and commentaries upon matters connected with the French War are to be found in M. Luce's notes to the First Book of Froissart's "Chronicles" (Societe de 1'Histoire de France, ed. Luce and Raynouart), and in Kervyn de Lettenhove's indexes to his "Froissart". Taxation is dealt with in the "History of Taxation," S. Dowell; of. also, "Taxes on Movables in the Eeign of...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ... NOTES. A. NOTE ON AUTHORITIES. Fob the general history of the period, "The Political History of England," ed. ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:94 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.19 inPublished:May 5, 2014Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217492177

ISBN - 13:9780217492171

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