Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 8443
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): French , Katherine L.
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  • Title: The legend of Lady Godiva and the image of the female body [The article examines versions of the Lady Godiva legend to determine how the people of Coventry voiced their concerns about issues of social order and disorder. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Journal of Medieval History 18, 1 ( 1992): Pages 3 - 19.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Coventry, West Midlands, England Folklore Godiva, Lady, Wife of Earl Leofric of Mercia Iconography Literature- Prose Nude in Literature
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: General
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Minnesota
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 03044181
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