Academic journal article Medium Aevum

The Welsh King and His Court

Academic journal article Medium Aevum

The Welsh King and His Court

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The Welsh King and his Court, ed. T. M. Charles-Edwards, Morfydd E. Owen, and Paul Russell (Cardiff: University of Wales Press ,2000). 603 pp. ISBN 0-7083-1627-1. L35.00. This third volume in a series of collections on Welsh law focuses on the Laws of Court. It contains introductory essays by Dafydd Jenkins, who also writes on the bardic system and on hunting; and further articles by Robin Chapman Stacey on the king, queen, and heir, and on `clothes talk'; A. D. Carr on the war-band; Huw Pryce on the household priest; J. B. Smith on judicial officers; Morfydd E. Owen on doctors and medicine, and on royal propaganda stories; Peredur I. Lynch, on court poetry and politics; T. M. Charles-Edwards and Nerys Ann Jones on the liberties of the men of Powys; Charles-Edwards on food, drink, and clothing; Marion Phillips on courtly customs in Gereint, MAire Ni Mhaonaigh on the fictionality or otherwise of `the Customs of the Ui Mhaine'; D. …

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