Medieval Women : Social History of Women in England 450-1500, Paperback Book

Medieval Women : Social History of Women in England 450-1500 Paperback

Part of the Women in History series



Henrietta Leyser considers the problems and attitudes fundamental to every woman of the time: medieval views on sex, marriage and motherhood; the world of work and the experience of widowhood for peasant, townswoman and aristocrat.

The intellectual and spiritual worlds of medieval women are also explored.MEDIEVAL WOMEN celebrates the diversity and vitality of English women's lives in the Middle Ages.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 688 pages, 8 Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9781842126219



Free delivery within the UK
Standard Delivery
Within the UK

Also by Henrietta Leyser   |  View all



Available with free
standard delivery


Available for
immediate download



Available for
immediate download

Also in the Women in History series   |  View all