The marriage exchange : property, social place, and gender in cities of the Low Countries, 1300-1550 / Martha C. Howell.

Medieval Douai was one of the wealthiest cloth towns of Flanders, and it left an enormous archive documenting the personal financial affairs of its citizens--wills, marriage agreements, business contracts, and records of court disputes over property rights of all kinds. Based on extensive research i...

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Main Author: Howell, Martha C.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1998.
Series:Women in culture and society.
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Online Access:CONNECT