Bishop and Chapter in Twelfth-Century England: A Study of the 'Mensa Episcopalis'

Bishop and Chapter in Twelfth-Century England: A Study of the 'Mensa Episcopalis'

by Everett U. Crosby
     
 

Detailed comparative examination of the economic and political relationships between the bishops and their cathedral clergy in the post-Conquest period.See more details below

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Detailed comparative examination of the economic and political relationships between the bishops and their cathedral clergy in the post-Conquest period.

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"In sum, the author is erudite, the work significant, and the general arguments convincing." Speculum-A Journal of Medieval Studies

"This monograph is the first comprehensive study of the long and complicated history of the mensa episcopalis." "In the main, this is an important study, which will be fundamantal for all future work on the relations between English bishops and their chapters in the period after the Norman Conquest." Marjorie Chibnall, Albion

"...this is an important study, which will be fundamental for all future work on the relations between English bishops and their chapters in the period after the Norman Conquest." Albion

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521521840
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/31/2003
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Fourth Series, #23
Pages:
468
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.02(d)

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