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Medieval marriage : two models from twelfth-century France

Author: Georges Duby; Elborg Forster
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1978.
Series: Johns Hopkins symposia in comparative history, 11th.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally presented in French as lectures at Johns Hopkins University, Apr. 12, 13, and 15, 1977.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Duby, Georges.
Medieval marriage.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1978
(OCoLC)646988492
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Georges Duby; Elborg Forster
ISBN: 0801820499 9780801820496 0801843197 9780801843198
OCLC Number: 3650897
Notes: Originally presented in French as lectures at Johns Hopkins University, Apr. 12, 13, and 15, 1977.
Description: xii, 139 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Two models of marriage : the aristocratic and the ecclesiastical --
Incest, bigamy, and divorce among kings and nobles --
A noble house : the Counts of Guines.
Series Title: Johns Hopkins symposia in comparative history, 11th.
Responsibility: by Georges Duby ; translated by Elborg Forster.

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A fascinating account of medieval marriage among the aristocracy of northern France, emphasizing the main features of their marriage strategies. Journal of Ecclesiastical History Duby presents a Read more...

 
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