Voices from the Bench

The Narratives of Lesser Folk in Medieval Trials
Author(s): 
Goodich, Michael
ISBN: 
1403966915
Date published: 
May 2006
Hardback
Price: 
£37.99
Pages: 
240

This collection explores marginalized figures in medieval and early modern Europe and Mesoamerica, including women, Jews, New Christians, and urban dwellers, drawing from such judicial sources as canonization hearings, the trials of the Inquisition, chancery, criminal, royal, municipal and other courts.