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Published: 12 January 2017

384 Pages | 50 black and white figures/illustrations


ISBN: 9780198706199

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Lordship and Faith

The English Gentry and the Parish Church in the Middle Ages

Nigel Saul

  • The first book to make a study of how the gentry interacted with the medieval parish church
  • Makes a significant contribution not only to the history of the English gentry but also to the history of the rural parish church
  • Weaves together church history with social, religious, and architectural history
  • Presents an accessible account, written by an established and respected author