Life on a Mediaeval Barony: A Picture of a Typical Feudal Community in the Thirteenth Century by William Stearns Davis

Life on a Mediaeval Barony: A Picture of a Typical Feudal Community in the Thirteenth Century

byWilliam Stearns Davis

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Life on a Mediaeval Barony
A Picture of a Typical Feudal Community in the Thirteenth Century

CONTENTS
I.     The Fief of St. Aliquis; Its History and Denizens     
II.     The Castle of St. Aliquis     
III.     How the Castle Wakes. Baronial Hospitality
IV.     Games and Diversions. Falconry and Hunting. The Baroness's Garden     
V.     The Family of the Baron. Life of the Women     
VI.     The Matter of Clothes. A Feudal Wedding     
VII.     Cookery and Mealtimes
VIII.     The Jongleurs and Secular Literature and Poetry     
IX.     The Feudal Relationship. Doing Homage
X.     Justice and Punishments     
XI.     The Education of a Feudal Nobleman     
XII.     Feudal Weapons and Horses. Dubbing a Knight     
XIII.     The Tourney     
XIV.     A Baronial Feud. The Siege of a Castle     
XV.     A Great Feudal Battle—Bouvines     
XVI.     The Life of the Peasants     
XVII. Charity. Care of the Sick. Funerals     
XVIII. Popular Religion. Pilgrimages. Superstitions. Relic Worship     
XIX.     The Monastery of St. Aliquis: Buildings, Organization. An Ill-Ruled Abbey     
XX.     The Monastery of St. Aliquis: The Activities of Its Inmates. Monastic Learning     
XXI.     The "Good Town" of Pontdebois: Aspect and Organization     
XXII.  Industry and Trade in Pontdebois. The Great Fair     
XXIII. The Lord Bishop. The Canons. The Parish Clergy     
XXIV. The Cathedral and Its Builders

Title:Life on a Mediaeval Barony: A Picture of a Typical Feudal Community in the Thirteenth CenturyFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:August 2, 2014Publisher:VolumesOfValueLanguage:English

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