“CULTURE AND SOCIETY IN MEDIEVAL BURGUNDY” (HI/ART/RS/HU 280)/George Dameron and Terryl Kinder/Summer 2006


Jean Richard.     “Chateaux, chatelains, et vassaux en Bourgogne aux XIe et XIIe siècle.”  In Cahiers de civilisation médiévale, 3 (1960), 433-47           


William Chester Jordan (Editor), The Middle Ages: An Encyclopedia for Students

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Rule of Saint Benedict


Jean Froissart.  Chronicles (Harmondsworth and New York:  Penguin, 1968).                       


 Jean Froissart, John Jolliffe (trans), Froissart’s Chronicles

Penguin Classic History S.


Matarasso, Pauline (ed & tr.), The Cistercian World:  Monastic Writings of the Twelfth Century. (London:  Penguin, 1993).             


Matarasso, Pauline, The Quest of the Holy Grail  (Penguin Classics)           


Chretien De Troyes, William Kibler (Translator), C.W. Carroll (Translator)

Arthurian Romances (Penguin Classics)    



Chretien De Troyes, David Staines (Translator), The Complete Romances of Chretien De Troyes                       


Nicolas Barker, Hortus Eystettensis: "the Bishop's Garden" and "Besler's Magnificent Book"           


J. R. Veenstra, Magic and Divination at the Courts of Burgundy and France: Text and Context of Laurens Pignon's "Contre Les Devineurs" (1411)

(Brill's Studies in Intellectual History) 


St.Edmund of Abingdon, Speculum Religiosorum 

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St.Edmund of Abingdon, Speculum Ecclesiae: Mirour de Seinte Eglyse 


Hildegard von Bingen, Priscilla Throop (tr.), Hildegard Von Bingen's "Physica": The Complete English Translation of Her Classic Work on Health and Healing           


Erik Inglis, The Hours of Mary of Burgundy: Codex Vindobonensis 1857 Vienna (Manuscripts in Miniature S.)       





Historical Geographies


Medieval France (Garland Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages) 

William W. Kibler (Editor), Grover A. Zinn (Editor), John Bell Henneman Jr (Editor), Lawrence Earp (Editor)         



Xavier de Planhol, Paul Claval, Janet Lloyd (Translator)

An Historical Geography of France (Cambridge Studies in Historical Geography)             


John Friedman (Editor), Kristen Figg (Editor)

Medieval Trade, Travel, and Exploration: An Encyclopedia           




Older Histories


Georges Duby, France in the Middle Ages           


Marc Bloch, Feudal Society: Social Classes and Political Organization       


Charles Homer Haskins, The Renaissance of the 12th century,


Robert Fawtier, The Capetian Kings of France


Newer Histories


Jean Dunbabin, **France in the Making, 843-1180 


David Luscombe (Editor), Jonathan Riley-Smith (Editor), David Abulafia (Editor)

The New Cambridge Medieval History: C.1024-c.1198 Vol 4

(New Cambridge Medieval History S.)             


Elizabeth Hallam, Capetian France


John Baldwin, The Government of Philip Augustus


William Chester Jordan, Europe in the High Middle Ages

(Penguin History of Europe S.)


William Chester Jordan, The Great Famine: Northern Europe in the Early Fourteenth Century           


William Chester Jordan, Ideology and Royal Power in Medieval France: Kingship, Crusades and the Jews (Variorum Collected Studies)             


Steven Runciman, The Sicilian Vespers: A History of the Mediterranean World in the Later Thirteenth Century

(Canto S.) 


Robert Bartlett, The Making of Europe           


Evergates, Theodore,  Feudal Society in Medieval France: Documents from the County of Champagne   (1993)           


Herlihy, David, The History of Feudalism   (1971)


My Quest for the Middle Ages

Jacques Le Goff, Jean-Maurice De Montremy, Richard Veasey (Traduction)





Oxford Illustrated History of the Crusades, ed. Jonathan Riley-Smith, £15 


Robert D. Smith, Kelly DeVries, The Artillery of the Dukes of Burgundy, 1363-1477 (Armour & Weapons S.)            


Armies of Medieval Burgundy, 1364-1477 (Men-at-arms S.) 

Nicholas Michael, Gerry Embleton (Illustrator)


Charles L.H. Coulson, Castles in Medieval Society: Fortresses in England, France and Ireland in the Central Middle Ages             


Philip Warner, The Medieval Castle: Life in a Fortress in Peace and War

(Penguin Classic History S.)           


Frances Gies.  The Knight in History    


Joseph Gies, Frances Gies, Life in a Medieval Castle

(Harper Colophon Books)           


Nicholas Michael.  Armies of Medieval Burgundy, 1364-1467           


Piers D. Mitchell, Medicine in the Crusades: Warfare, Wounds and the Medieval Surgeon



Economic & Social History / Daily Life


Bouchard, Constance,  Those of My Blood:  Constructing Noble Families in Medieval Francia (2001)


Bouchard, Constance,  "Strong of Body, Brave and Noble": Chivalry and Society in Medieval France (Cornell, 1998)           


Bouchard, Constance, Life and Society in the West: Antiquity and the Middle Ages   (Thomson Learning, 1988)           


Duby, Georges, Rural Economy and Country Life in the Medieval West


Fossier, Robert, Peasant Life in the Medieval West


Génicot, Léopold, Rural Cokmmunities in the Medieval World


Tania Bayard, Sweet Herbs and Sundry Flowers: Medieval Gardens and the Gardens of the Cloisters         


Ann Hyland, The Horse in the Middle Ages


Charles Gladitz, Horse Breeding in the Medieval World


Joseph Gies, Frances Gies, Life in a Medieval City, 1981           


Joseph Gies, Frances Gies, Life in a Medieval Village, 1991           


Mary G. Houston, Medieval Costume in England and France: The 13th, 14th and 15th Centuries





Nancy G. Siraisi, Medieval and Early Renaissance Medicine: Introduction to Knowledge and Practice           


Carole Rawcliffe, Medicine for the Soul: The Life, Death and Resurrection of an English Medieval Hospital           


Lynne Elliott, Medieval Medicine and the Plague

(Medieval Worlds S.)           


Rosemary Horrox, The Black Death

(Manchester Medieval Sources S.)           


Ole J. Benedictow, The Black Death 1346-1353: The Complete History           


John Kelly, Great Mortality: An Intimate History of the Black Death


Medieval Women


Henrietta Leyser, Medieval Women: A Social History of Women in England 450-1500

(Women in History S.)           


Bell, David N., What Nuns Read: Books and Libraries in Medieval English Nunneries


Andrea Pearson, Envisioning Gender in Burgundian Devotional Art 1350-1530: Experience, Authority, Resistance


John Carni Parsons (Editor), Bonnie Wheeler (Editor), Medieval Mothering

(The New Middle Ages S.)




Church History


David Bell, Cloud of Witnesses


David Bell, Many Mansions


C. H Lawrence, St. Edmund of Abingdon: A study in hagiography and history             


C.H. Lawrence, St.Edmund of Abingdon

(Oxford University Press Academic Monograph Reprints)             


R. N. Swanson,  Religion and Devotion in Europe, 1215-1515


R. W. Southern, Western Society and the Church in the Midddle Ages     



Cecil Andrew Plaxton, 'Treasure of Salisbury': The life and death of St Edmund of Abingdon  (1980, 40 p)            .


William Chester Jordan, Unceasing Strife, Unending Fear: Jacques De Therines and the Freedom of the Church in the Age of the Last Capetians  (2005)






Malcolm Barber (Translator), Keith Bate (Translator), The Templars

(Manchester Medieval Studies)             



Malcolm Barber, The New Knighthood: A History of the Order of the Temple

(Canto S.)          





Otto Cartellieri, The Court of Burgundy (History of Civilization S.) 


Gerard Nijsten, Tanis Guest (Translator)

In the Shadow of Burgundy: The Court of Guelders in the Late Middle Ages (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life & Thought: Fourth S.) 


Constance Brittain Bouchard

Holy Entrepreneurs: Cisterians, Knights and Economic Exchange in Twelfth-Century Burgundy             


Constance Brittain Bouchard

Sword, Miter and Cloister: Nobility and the Church in Burgundy, 980-1198 


Neil Lands, Burgundy (Bourne End:  Spurbooks, 1977)

(History, People, and Places S.)


Carole Crumley and William Marquardt, Regional Dynamics:  Burgundian Landscapes in Historical Perspective  (UK, 1988)           


Hilton Root.  Peasants and King in Burgundy  (1992)

(California Series on Social Choice)


Jean Richard.  Les ducs de Bourgogne et la formation du duché de Bourgogne (Paris 1954).


Chaume, M.  Les origins du duché de Bourgogne, vol. 1 (Dijon 1925).


Georges Duby.  La société aux XIe et XIIe siècles dans la region maconnaise, 2nd edition (Paris 1971).



William Chester Jordan, From Servitude to Freedom: Manumission in the Senonals in the Thirteenth Century 


Allen French, Andew Wyeth (Illustrator)

**The Red Keep: A Story of Burgundy in Year 1165               


C.A.J. Armstrong, England, France and Burgundy           



Patrick J. Geary, Before France and Germany: The Creation and Transformation of the Merovingian World             


Marc Abeles, Annella McDermott (Translator), **Quiet Days in Burgundy: A Study of Local Politics

(Cambridge Studies in Social & Cultural Anthropology) 




Kinder, Cistercian Europe


Marilyn Stokstad, Medieval Art  ($22 used + $10 shipping)

            UK:Medieval Art (Icon Editions) 



John Berger, Ways of Seeing


Herbert L. Kessler, Seeing Medieval Art

(Rethinking the Middle Ages) (Paperback)             


Elisabeth Antoine.  Art from the Court of Burgundy:  The Patronage of Philip the Bold and John the Fearless, 1364-1419           


Whitney S. Stoddard, Art and Architecture in Medieval France: Medieval Architecture, Sculpture, Stained Glass, Manuscripts, the Art of the Church Treasuries


Nicola Coldstream, Medieval Architecture

 (Oxford History of Art S.)         



Nicola Coldstream, Masons and Sculptors Pb 


Jean Bony, French Gothic Architecture


Jean Gimpel, The cathedral Builders


A. Erlande-Brandenburg, The Cathedral


Veronica Sekules, Medieval Art


Roger Stalley, Early Medieval Architecture

(Oxford History of Art) (Paperback)