Recent Books by Leicester Medievalists

Recent books by Leicester's Medievalists

James Bothwell, Falling From Grace: Reversal of Fortune and the English Nobility 1075–1455 (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2008)

James Bothwell, Edward III and the English Peerage: Royal Patronage, Social Control and Political Mobility in Fourteenth Century England (Woodbridge, 2004)

Neil Christie & Paul Stamper, eds., Medieval Rural Settlement. Britain and Ireland, AD 800-1600 (MSRG/Oxbow/Windgather: Oxford, 2012)

Neil Christie & Andrea Augenti, eds, Vrbes Extinctae: Archaeologies of Abandoned Classical Cities (Ashgate: Aldershot, 2012)

Neil Christie, From Constantine to Charlemagne: An Archaeology of Italy, AD 300-850, (Ashgate: Aldershot, 2006)

Neil Christie, ed. Landscapes of Change. Rural Evolutions in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages (Aldershot, 2004)

David Clark, Between Medieval Men: Male Friendship and Desire in Early Medieval English Literature (Oxford, 2009)

David Clark, Gender, Violence, and the Past in Edda and Saga (Oxfor, 2012)

Julie Coleman, A History of Cant and Slang Dictionaries. Volume III: 1859-1936 (Oxford, 2008).

Julie Coleman, A History of Cant and Slang Dictionaries. Volume II: 1785-1858 (Oxford, 2004)

Julie Coleman, A History of Cant and Slang Dictionaries. Volume I: 1567-1784 (Oxford, 2004)

Julie Coleman and Anne McDermott, ed. Historical Dictionaries and Historical Dictionary Research (Tübingen, 2004)

Peter Darby, Bede and the End of Time (Ashgate, 2012)

Anne Marie D’Arcy and Alan J. Fletcher, ed., Studies in Late Medieval and Early Renaissance Texts in Honour of John Scattergood: ‘The Key of All Good Remembrance’ (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2005)

Orietta Da Rold, ed. English Manuscripts before 1400, with Tony Edwards, English Manuscripts Studies: 1100-1700 (London, 2012)

Orietta Da Rold, et al. Manuscripts Online,

Orietta Da Rold, ed. 'E-medieval: Teaching, Research, and the Net’, with Elaine Treharne, Special issue, Literature Compass (2012)

Orietta Da Rold and Elaine Treharne, ed. Textual Culture, Cultural Texts, 1000-2010 (Woodbridge, 2010)

Orietta Da Rold, Elaine Treharne and Mary Swan, ed. Producing and Using English Manuscripts in the Post-Conquest Period, New Medieval Literature 13 (2011) (Turnhout, 2012)

Orietta Da Rold, Takako Kato, Mary Swan, and Elaine Treharne, ed. The Production and Use of English Manuscripts (Leicester, 2010), ISBN 095323195x, version 1.0 (

Christopher Dyer, A Country Merchant: 1495-1520.   Trading and Farming at the End of the Middle Ages (Oxford, 2012)

Christopher Dyer and Matthew Tompkins, Dartmoor’s Alluring Uplands (Exeter, 2012)

Christopher Dyer and Catherine Richardson, ed. William Dugdale, Historian, 1605- 1686: His Life, His Writings and His County (Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer Ltd, 2009)

Christopher Dyer, ed. Rodney Hilton’s Middle Ages. A Exploration of Historical Themes, with Peter Coss and Chris Wickham  (Oxford: Oxford University Press, Past and Present Supplement, 2, 2007)

Christopher Dyer, ed. Landscape History after Hoskins, 3 vols. (Windgather Press, 2007)

Christopher Dyer, ed. The Self-Contained Village? The Social History of Rural Communities  1250-1900 (Hatfield, 2007)

Christopher Dyer, An Age of Transition? Economy and Society in England in the Later Middle Ages [the Ford Lectures for 2001] (Oxford, 2005)

Christopher Dyer and Kate Giles, ed. Town and Country in the Middle Ages. Contrasts, Contacts and Intercommunications, 1100-1500 (Society for Medieval Archaeology Monograph, 2005)

Christopher Dyer, Making a Living in the Middle Ages. The People of Britain, 850-1520 (New Haven and London; the New Economic History of Britain, volume 1, 2002, Penguin paperback, 2003), x + 403 pp.

David Edwards, The Nubian Past: An Archaeology of the Sudan, (London: Routledge, 2004)

M Diaz-Andreu, S Lucy, S Babic and David Edwards, The Archaeology of Identity (London: Routledge 2005)

Martin Findell, Phonological Evidence from the Continental Runic Inscriptions (de Gruyter, 2012).

Norman Housley, Crusading and the Ottoman Threat, 1453-1505 (Oxford University Press, 2012)

Norman Housley, Fighting for the Cross: Crusading to the Holy Land (Yale University Press, 2008) [more]

Norman Housley, ed. Knighthoods of Christ: Essays on the History of the Crusades and the Knights Templar (Ashgate, 2007) [more [External Link]]
Norman Housley, Contesting the Crusades (Blackwell, 2006) [more [External Link]]

Norman Housley, ed. Crusading in the Fifteenth Century: Message and Impact (Palgrave Macmillan, 2004)

Norman Housley and Marcus Bull, The Experience of Crusading, 1: Western Approaches (Cambridge, 2003)

R. Jones and S. Semple (eds), Sense of Place in Anglo-Saxon England (Donington, 2012)

Richard Jones and Mark Page, Medieval Villages in an English Landscape: Beginnings and Ends (Windgather Press, 2006)

Paul Cullen, Richard Jones and David N. Parsons, Thorps in a Changing Landscape, Explorations in Local and Regional History, 4 (Hatfield, 2011)

Philip Lindley, Tomb Destruction and Scholarship: Medieval Monuments in Early Modern England (Donington, 2007)

Philip Lindley, ed. The Early History of Lincoln Castle (Nottingham, 2005)

Philip Lindley, ed. Making Medieval Art (Donington, 2003)

Philip Lindley and Axel Bolvig, History and Images: Towards a New Iconology (Turnhout, 2003)

Andrew Merills with Richard Miles, The Vandals (Wiley-Blackwells, 2009)

Andrew Merills, History and Geography in Late Antiquity (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005)

Andrew Merills, ed. Vandals, Romans and Berbers: New Perspectives on Late Antique North Africa (London: Ashgate, 2004)

Ben Parsons with Bas Jongenelen, Comic Drama in the Low Countries, 1400-1560, (Cambridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2012)

Joanna Story, Jill Bourne, and Richard Buckley, ed. Leicester Abbey: Medieval History, Archaeology and Manuscript Studies (Leicester, 2006)

Joanna Story, ed. Charlemagne: Empire and Society, Manchester University Press (Manchester, 2005)

Joanna Story, Carolingian Connections: England and Francia c.750-870, Studies in Early Medieval Britain (Aldershot, 2003)

Richard Thomas and Miklíková Z, Current Research in Animal Palaeopathology: Proceedings of the Second Animal Palaeopathology Working Group Conference (BAR International Series. Oxford: Archaeopress, 2008)

Richard Thomas and Stallibrass S, Feeding the Roman Army: the Archaeology of Production and Supply in NW Europe (Oxford: Oxbow 2008)

Richard ThomasAnimals, Economy and Status: The Integration of Zooarchaeological and Historical Evidence in the Study of Dudley Castle, West Midlands (c.1100-1750), BAR British Series 392 (Oxford: Archaeopress, 2005)

Richard Thomas, Davies J, Fabiš M, Mainland I, and Richards M, Diet and Health in Past Animal Populations: Current Research and Future Directions (Oxford: Oxbow, 2005)

Elaine Treharne, ed., Old and Middle English: An Anthology, 2nd ed. (new editions from manuscript of later Middle English) (Blackwell, 2003)

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