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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 327–358.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Elizabeth Allen John Ford's play Perkin Warbeck uses sanctuary, which bookends the life of the titular pretender to the English throne, as a figure for the tension between justice and mercy. The play associates legal sanctuary with the medieval past, as crystallized in Thomas More's account...
Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 545–571.
Published: 01 September 2013
... within sanctuary boundaries as he came and went. His shop window, however, did open up into a street in the City’s jurisdiction, because he was a London citizen and could legally sell there.6 One sanctuary man named Seyntbarbe, a retainer of Lord Audley, one of the leaders of Perkin Warbeck’s...