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" PASTON LETTERS. ORIGINAL LETTERS, written during the Reigns of Henry VI., Edward IV., and Richard III., by various Persons of Rank or Consequence. "
Manuel du libraire et de l'amateur de livres ... - Page 445
by Jacques-Charles Brunet - 1845
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Reference Catalogue of Current Literature, Volume 5

English literature - 1888 - 1444 pages
...Illustrations, Third Series, frontispieces, 4 vols. post 8vo. cloth, 1846 (pub. 1 4s.) 10s. 6d. FENN (Sir J.) lX1Z# V., Richard III., and Henry VII., by various Persons of Rank and Consequence, portraits showing the...
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The Kindness of Strangers: The Abandonment of Children in Western Europe ...

John Boswell - History - 1998 - 523 pages
...reflecting a much more formal arrangement among the English is printed among the "Paston Letters": Original Letters Written During the Reigns of Henry VI, Edward IV and Richard III, ed. John Fenn (London, 1787) 1.195-96, no. 50. For discussion of the phenomenon among the English,...
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The Paston Letters: A Selection in Modern Spelling

Norman Davis - History - 1999 - 324 pages
...earliest great collection of family letters in English. The letters span three generations and most were written during the reigns of Henry VI, Edward IV, and Richard III, in a period of political turmoil, local anarchy, and war abroad and at home. They reveal personal hopes...
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Telling Tales: Sources and Narration in Late Medieval England

Joel T. Rosenthal - Reference - 2010 - 252 pages
...2000. Faith, Rosamund. The English Peasantry and the Growth of Lordship. Leicester, 1997. Fenn, John. Original Letters, Written During the Reigns of Henry VI, Edward IV, and Richard III. 5 vols. London, 1787-1823. Fentress, James, and Chris Wickham. Social Memory. Oxford, 1992. Finch,...
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Paston Letters and Papers of the Fifteenth Century, Part 1

Familie Paston - Literary Collections - 2004 - 796 pages
...gave a modernized version on the facing pages.) He did not mention the Pastons in his title, which was Original Letters, Written during the Reigns of Henry VI. Edward IV. and Richard HI. By various Persons of Rank or Consequence; but from the fact that Hannah More wrote to her sister...
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A Companion to Middle English Prose

Anthony Stockwell Garfield Edwards - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 354 pages
...literary sensation when he began to issue a series of volumes entitled, in the manner of the time, Original Letters, Written during the Reigns of Henry VI., Edward IV. and Richard HI. by Various Persons of Rank or Consequence, and ever since then the numerous surviving private letters...
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Gentry Culture in Late-Medieval England

Raluca Radulescu, Alison Truelove - History - 2005 - 238 pages
...Fifteenth-Century Manuscript Illuminator (Fort Lauderdale: Nova/NYIT University Press, 1976). 190 Fenn,J. (ed.). Original Letters, written during the reigns of Henry...Edward IV, and Richard III, by various persons of rank or consequence, 5 vols (London: GG J . and J. Robinson, 1787-1823). Ferguson, AB The Indian Summer...
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