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  • Record Number: 28004
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  • Contributor(s): R. E. Treharne, selector
  • Title: The Trial of Simon de Montfort, July 1260, Sections 1-10 [This document includes clauses concerning Countess Eleanor, daughter of King John and wife of Simon de Montfort. De Montfort was a magnate and social reformer who died in battle against forces of the king. This document outlines disagreements with King Henry III, Eleanor’s brother, over Eleanor’s demands as well as her refusal to renounce claims to lands in France. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
  • Source: Documents of the Baronial Movement of Reform and Rebellion 1258-1267.  Edited by I. J. SandersOxford Medieval Texts.  Clarendon Press, 1973.  Pages 194 - 199.
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  • Article Type: Edition of Text; Translation
  • Subject (See Also): Countesses Eleanor, Countess of Pembroke and Leicester, Wife of Simon de Montfort, Earl of Leicester and Daughter of John, King of England Henry III, King of England Inheritance Politics Trials
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  • Geographic Area: British isles
  • Century: 13
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  • Year of Publication: 1973.
  • Language: English; French
  • ISSN/ISBN: 019822222X