A Medieval Family: The Pastons of Fifteenth-Century England

By: GIES, Frances; GIES, Joseph

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The Paston family of Norfolk, England, has long been known to medieval scholars for its large collection of personal correspondence, which has survived five centuries. Revealing a wealth of information about the manners, morals, lifestyle, and attitudes of the late Middle Ages, the letters also tell the story of three generations of the fifteenth-century Paston family that reads like a historical novel full of memorable characters. xiii, 392 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Almost 'as new'.

Title: A Medieval Family: The Pastons of Fifteenth-Century England

Author Name: GIES, Frances; GIES, Joseph

Categories: Letters, Memoirs, Papers, Diaries, Britain - History, Politics & Topography,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Publisher: U.S.A., Harper: 1998

ISBN Number: 0060172649

ISBN Number 13: 9780060172640

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: About Fine

Jacket Condition: About Fine

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 037254

Keywords: ENGLAND MIDDLE AGES FAMILY Paston