The Medieval Library

   Posted by: Dorothea Preis   in


John Ashdown-Hill, Medieval Colchester’s Lost Landmarks.  Breedon Books, Derby, 2009 (HB)

John Ashdown-Hill, Royal Marriage Secrets:  Consorts & Concubines, Bigamists & Bastards.  The History Press, 2013 (PB)

Maggie Black, The Medieval Cookbook:  50 authentic recipes translated and adapted for the modern cook.  British Museum Press (PB)

Timothy Brook, Vermeer’s Hat: The Seventeenth Century and the Dawn of the Global World.  Profile Books Ltd, London, 2009 (PB)

Clive Burgess & Martin Heale (eds.), The Late Medieval English College and its Context.  York Medieval Press, 2008 (HB)

Marian Campbell, Medieval Jewellery in Europe, 1100-1500.  V & A Publishing, 2009 (HB)

Leanda de Lisle, The Sisters Who Would Be Queen. Harper Press, London, 2008 (PB)

R.B. Dobson, Church and Society in the Medieval North of England.  Hambledon Continuum, 1996 (HB)

Eamon Duffy, Marking the Hours:  English People and their Prayers.  Yale University Press, 2006 (PB)

Christopher Dyer, Making a Living in the Middle Ages:  The People of Britain 850-1529.  Yale University Press, New Haven/US, 2009 (PB))

Antonia Fraser, The Six Wives of Henry VIII.  Phoenix Paperback, UK, 2003 (PB)

John Goodall,  The English Castle: 1066-1650.  Paul Mellon Centre BA, 2011 (HB)

Peter Hammond, Food & Feast in Medieval England.  Sutton Publishing, Stroud, 2005 (first published 1993) (PB)

Dorothy Hartley, Medieval Costume and How to Recreate It.  Dover Publications, New York, 2003

Carola Hicks, The King’s Glass:  A Story of Tudor Power and Secret Art.  Chatto & Windus, London, 2007 (HB)

Carola Hicks, Girl in a Green Gown: The History and Mystery of the Arnolfini Portrait.  Vintage, 2012 (PB)

Terry Jones, Medieval Lives.  BBC Books, London (pbk 2005), 2004 (PB)

Terry Jones, Who Murdered Chaucer?  A Medieval Mystery.  Methuen Publishing, London, 2004 (PB)

Henrietta Leyser, Medieval Women, A Social History of Women in England 450-1500.  Phoenix Giant, 1995 (PB)

Susan Marti, Till-Holger Borchert & Gabriele Keck (eds.), Charles the Bold (1433-1477):  Splendour of Burgundy.  Historisches Museum Berne, Mercatorfonds Brussels & Bruggemuseum and Groeningemuseum Bruges, 2009 (HB)

Sharon D. Michalove & A. Compton Reeves (eds.), Estrangement, Enterprise & Education in Fifteenth Century England.  Sutton Publishing, 1998 (HB)

Ian Mortimer, The Time Traveller’s Guide to Medieval England – A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century.  The Bodley Head, London, 2008 (HB)

Ian Mortimer, Medieval Intrigue:  Decoding Royal Conspiracies.  Continuum, 2010 (HB)

Elizabeth Norton, Anne of Cleves:  Henry VIII’s Discarded Bride.   Amberley Publishing, UK, 2009 (HB)

Nicholas Orme, Medieval Schools from Roman Britain to Renaissance England.  Yale University Press, 2006 (HB)

Linda Porter, Katherine the Queen: The Remarkable Life of Katherine Parr. Macmillan, London/GB, 2010 (HB)

Anne Rowe, Medieval Parks of Hertfordshire.  Hertfordshire Publications (Hertfordshire University Press), Hatfield, 2009 (PB)

Mary Saaler, Anne of Cleves:  Fourth Wife of Henry VIII.  The Rubicon Press, UK, 1995

Alison Sim, Pleasures & Pastimes in Tudor England.  Sutton Publishing, Stroud, 1999 (PB)

Giles Tremlett, Catherine of Aragon:  Henry’s Spanish Queen. Faber and Faber Ltd, London, 2010 (PB)

Jennifer Ward, Women in England in the Middle Ages.  Hambledon Continuum, London, 2006 (HB)

Retha M. Warnicke, The Marrying of Anne of Cleves:  Royal protocol in early modern England.  Cambridge University Press, UK,  2000 (HB)

Timothy Wilson, Maiolica.  Ashmolean Museum Oxford, 2003 (PB)


Margaret Campbell Barnes, My Lady of Cleves.  (Originally published in 1946, but there are various later editions)

Susan Higginbotham, Hugh and Bess.  Sourcebooks Landmark, Naperville, 2007 (PB)

Susan Higginbotham, The Traitor’s Wife.  Sourcebooks Landmark, Naperville, 2005 (PB)

Isolde Martyn, The Knight and the Rose. Bantam Books, 1999 (PB)

Brian Wainwright, Within the Fetterlock.  Trivium Publishing, USA, 2003 (PB)

Robert Winder, The Final Act of Mr Shakespeare.  Little, Brown Book Group, London, 2010 (HB)