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Middle-Class Writing in Late Medieval London

1st Edition

By Malcolm Richardson

Routledge

256 pages

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Paperback: 9781138661271
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Richardson explores how a powerful culture of writing was created in late medieval London, even though initially few inhabitants could actually write themselves. Whilst previous studies have tended to focus on middle-class literary reading patterns, this study examines writing skills separately both from reading skills and from literature.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS037010
HISTORY / Medieval