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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2013) 43 (3): 545–571.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Shannon McSheffrey St. Martin le Grand, a precinct within the walls of London, was both a sanctuary and a liberty: it offered asylum to accused felons, and it allowed immigrant craftsmen to work and sell within its bounds despite London’s strict restrictions on alien labor. St. Martin’s privileges...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 571–595.
Published: 01 September 2009
... shall see, sermons that emphasize the sin of pride in apparel are just as likely to include the sort of meretricious rhetoric we find in secular texts as the other way around. Paul’s Cross, part of the complex space of St. Paul’s precinct, was a natural draw for the performance of these...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2008) 38 (2): 285–314.
Published: 01 May 2008
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2012) 42 (3): 597–614.
Published: 01 September 2012
... monastic business were perceived as engaging in “inappropriate” activities. Patrons continued to direct dona- tions to their communities, and monks, even Cistercian ones, frequently engaged in transactions that required nuns to leave their abbey’s precincts, or allow men in. In fact, their...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2004) 34 (1): 173–196.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... Victorian excavations of the baths and the tem- ple precinct were insufficiently attentive to the debris they cleared to give a picture of Bath’s post-Roman fate, but the excavations of the last twenty- five years clarify that by late Saxon times two meters of silt covered the Roman buildings and the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2009) 39 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 January 2009
... marque were only to be issued if redress from the relevant sovereign was refused (clause 15). Henry VII established a guild called “The Fellow- ship of the Blessed Trinity” in the precincts of Blackfriars, specifically for “strangers corvyours” from Spain or the Low Countries. When Henry VIII...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 347–371.
Published: 01 May 2010
... upon to present himself to be included in the court of the Queen of Fame and to have his name entered into her eternal register by her notary/historian named Occupation. After Occupation takes Skelton on a tour of the castle precincts, she presents him to the Queen and her “laureat senate,” and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2013) 43 (1): 121–144.
Published: 01 January 2013
... precincts, established through walls as well as sensory boundaries.9 In his treatment of Arden, Shakespeare engages with a core problem in the construction of sacred space, with what historian of religion Jona- than Z. Smith has termed the tension between “locative” and “utopian” spatial...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2014) 44 (2): 373–405.
Published: 01 May 2014
... — three in all.23 His description suggests a complex made up of several concentric or adjoining walled precincts — a pat- tern typical of Inca palace plans. Larger Inca palaces and temples were orga- nized around successive precincts of thatched, single-­room structures facing a central courtyard...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2007) 37 (1): 141–161.
Published: 01 January 2007
... the gods, but unlike the Kyklopes, the Phaiakes devote themselves to worship of the gods. At the harbor of the island there is a precinct of Poseidon (VI, 266 – 67). Zeus is honored there by libations (VI, 179 – 81) and the gods in general by sacrifice (VIII, 59 – 61). Nausithoos’s city bears...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2017) 47 (1): 53–73.
Published: 01 January 2017
... complex meaning.29 For much of the history we study, boundaries probably counted far more than did the enclosed spaces. Walls of towns and villages, of fields and plots, or of houses and sacred precincts were culturally charged, urgently defended, and vigorously assaulted by real and symbolic acts...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2002) 32 (3): 469–491.
Published: 01 September 2002
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2011) 41 (3): 545–576.
Published: 01 September 2011
... centuries of Muslim domina- tion by defiantly occupying the precincts of mosques. According to one seventeenth-­century legend, for example, the Virgin of La Almudena in Madrid had spent her long years of concealment walled up in the masonry of a Muslim prayer hall.42 The residents of Seville...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2014) 44 (3): 503–529.
Published: 01 September 2014
... neighborhood just outside the walls of the cathedral precinct, where many Durham Cathedral officials lived and where the Hegge family had moved by 1598.20 But Robert Hegge’s relationship to this family heritage of Protestant enforcement was complicated. Hegge became an antiquarian historian who...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2015) 45 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 January 2015
... destined their bodies for individual, marital, or lineage tombs, men wanted their final resting place in sacred precincts. In this sense, their Chojnacki / Patronage of the Body  87 choices sharply diverged from those of their womenfolk. Two-­thirds of the men...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2012) 42 (2): 421–459.
Published: 01 May 2012
... citizens under the corporation’s con- trol,” and “city sheriffs, coroners, and even ordinary Cestrians repairing the city walls were given direct access to the monastery precinct In the years immediately following this transformation of Chester’s topography from monastic to urban space, therefore, it...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2007) 37 (2): 221–269.
Published: 01 May 2007