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fourteenth-century sheriff

English local administration in the late Middle Ages

by Richard Gorski

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Published by Boydell Press in Woodbridge, Suffolk, U.K, Rochester, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Local government -- England -- History -- To 1500.,
    • Sheriffs -- England -- History -- To 1500.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1154-1399.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-205) and index.

      StatementRichard Gorski.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA225 .G67 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination213 p. ;
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3577056M
      ISBN 100851159338
      LC Control Number2002152782

      The coronet worn by Henry Lacy, Earl of Lincoln, in the early fourteenth century, and which is said by Sandford to have been shown on the Earl's tomb in St. Paul's Cathedral, was a simple circlet; and so is that worn by William de Valence, Earl of Pembroke, who died in the thirteenth century, on his tomb at . (Supplementing the rubrics “Collections of ancient laws and documents,” “Judicial records,” “Law books” and “Law reports,” in the List of Texts Used, vol. I, pp. xxv ff., above) Ancient Laws and Law Books. Anglo-Saxon laws, etc.


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