Licoricia of Winchester

marriage, motherhood and murder in the medieval Anglo-Jewish community
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Licoricia, -- of Winchester, -- d. 1277, Licoricia, -- of Winchester, -- d. 1277 -- Death, Jewish women -- England -- Winchester -- Biography, Jewish businesspeople -- England -- Winchester -- History -- To 1500, Jews -- England -- Winchester -- Social conditions, Murder -- England -- Winchester, Winchester (England) -- History -- To
StatementSuzanne Bartlet ; edited for publication by Patricia Skinner.
GenreBiography
Series[The Parkes-Wiener series on Jewish studies, Parkes-Wiener series on Jewish studies
ContributionsSkinner, Patricia, 1965-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS135.E6 L533 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 160 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24027496M
ISBN 100853038228, 0853038325
ISBN 139780853038221, 9780853038320
LC Control Number2009517415

Winchester’s Historic Jewish Community. A fascinating book is Derek Keene’s Survey of Medieval Winchester (Clarendon Press, Oxford ), which shows a map of the medieval Jewry in Winchester: We are indebted to Suzanne Bartlet, author of the book, “Licoricia of.

Licoricia of Winchester, daughter of Isaac, was the most notable English Jewish woman of her time. She was born sometime towards the beginning of the thirteenth century and was married twice.

After the death of her first husband, Abraham, son of Isaac, of Kent and Winchester, Licoricia continued living in Winchester with her three sons, Cokerel (Isaac), Benedict (Baruch) and Lumbard.

We chose Licoricia because she was an unusual and outstanding character and because, thanks to Suzanne Bartlet, a remarkable person herself – the first woman leader of Hampshire County Council and a Jew – we have a book about her and setting her in the context of medieval Winchester.

Licoricia of Winchester by Suzanne Bartlett,available at Book Licoricia of Winchester book with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1).

And Licoricia of Winchester was actually a real and famous Jewish woman. reports that.

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On a spring day inthe prominent Jewish businesswoman Licoricia of Winchester was found by her daughter murdered, stabbed to death in her own house. Alongside Licoricia’s body was that of her Christian maid, Alice. Why was Licoricia. Buy Licoricia of Winchester: Marriage, Motherhood and Murder in the Medieval Anglo-Jewish Community by Susan Bartlet, Patricia Skinner (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.3/5(1). Licoricia of Winchester: Marriage, Motherhood, and Murder in the Medieval Anglo-Jewish by Patricia Skinner. London: Vallentine-Mitchell, Pp. xiv + isbn: more clearly perhaps than most first books, Licoricia of Winchester is the product of significant personal dedication.

Suzanne Bartlet, the author, passed. This paper concerns the activities of a thirteenth-century Jewish married couple, David of Oxford and Licoricia of Winchester, and traces their descendants through three generations, to Licoricia's nine grandchildren.1 The story is told chronologically, interweaving the themes of acceptance in and exclusion from the wider community, demography, mobility, marriage, divorce, education.

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Simon Winchester has 60 books on Goodreads with ratings. Simon Winchester’s most popular book is The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, I. This book is the book all serious winchester collectors turn to.

Look to collecting organizations for more recent and expanded works as well. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. William Kaseberg. out of 5 stars A great source book. Reviewed in the United States on December 7, /5(22). In this ground-breaking new book, Suzanne Bartlet draws on extensive research in the fiscal archives of Medieval England, most notably those of the Jewish Exchequer, to examine the family history behind the famous murder.

This is the story of Licoricia and her route. The Licoricia of Winchester Statue Appeal. 15 likes. The Licoricia of Winchester Statue Appeal is aiming to erect a statue of Licoricia and her son Asser outside the Discovery Centre in Winchester's Followers: Licoricia of Winchester: Marriage, Motherhood and Murder in the Medieval Anglo-Jewish Community (Parkes-Wiener Series on Jewish Studies) [Bartlet, Suzanne, Skinner, Patricia] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Licoricia of Winchester: Marriage, Motherhood and Murder in the Medieval Anglo-Jewish Community (Parkes-Wiener Series on Jewish Studies)5/5(1). Licoricia—Her Life and Times.

The story of Licoricia of Winchester illustrates just how much wealth and influence a Jewish woman could accumulate. She made friends in high places and was frequently received at the court of King Henry III (son of King John of Magna Carta fame).

Get this from a library. Licoricia of Winchester: marriage, motherhood and murder in the medieval Anglo-Jewish community. [Suzanne Bartlet; Patricia Skinner] -- "On a spring day inthe prominent Jewish businesswoman Licoricia of Winchester was found by her daughter, murdered, stabbed to death in her own house.

Alongside Licoricia's body was that of her. The Winchester Book. George Madis. Art and Reference House, - Antiques & Collectibles - pages. 0 Reviews. What people are saying - Write a review.

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Bibliographic information. Title: The Winchester Book: Author: George Madis: Edition: illustrated. She paid tribute to the work of Suzanne Bartlet whose book, Licoricia of Winchester: Marriage, Motherhood and Murder in the Medieval Anglo-Jewish Community raised local awareness of the Licoricia story.

The appeal website is and the charity is seeking to fundraise for the project. Donations can be made via the : Andrew Napier. This is simply a beautiful book of priceless Americana. R.L. Wilson knows more about Winchester guns than just about anybody.

He has put together a book of illustrations which are dominated by the large-format Ektachromes taken by photographer Allan Brown, and the quality of the photos and their art direction are outstanding/5. Get this from a library. Licoricia of Winchester: marriage, motherhood and murder in the medieval Anglo-Jewish community.

[Suzanne Bartlet; Patricia Skinner] -- On a spring day inthe prominent Jewish businesswoman Licoricia of Winchester was found murdered by her daughter, stabbed to death in her own house. Alongside Licoricia's body was that of her.

LICORICIA OF WINCHESTERLICORICIA OF WINCHESTER (13th century), English busineswoman and moneylender. After the death of her first husband, she became an active and highly successful moneylender.

She is first mentioned in records from the early s that show she also lent money in association with other Jews. In Licoricia married David of Oxford, one of the wealthiest English. The first one I bought was The Winchester Handbook, signed first edition, from one of Mr. Madis' nephews a few years ago.I probably should take better care of it but it seems like I always grab that one first.

I ended up with the main Winchester Book similar to how you got your books. Brad. out of 5 stars Winchester: History You Can See - By Penny Legg. 3 February - Published on Format: Paperback.

This book looks back at the history of the city of Winchester. Winchester is a city full of history and in this book Penny Legg takes a look at some of the fascinating points of interest.

Showing the history of /5(3). Buy The Winchester book. by George Madis online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop Range: $95 - $1, In the Middle Ages Winchester had a thriving and affluent Jewish population, with Licoricia noted as one of the country’s wealthiest women despite a fierce anti-Semitic climate.

Incash-strapped King Edward I was forced to raise taxes and in exchange for the hike he. By Hannah Johnson, Published on 12/09/ Recommended Citation. Johnson, Hannah. "Licoricia of Winchester:Marriage, Motherhood, and Murder in the Medieval Author: Hannah Johnson. In it was recorded that Licoricia of Winchester's Christian servant was murdered alongside her mistress in their home.

47 Further, in ‘Dame Abigail’ of Canterbury paid a significant fine for dispensation to employ and house a Christian wet nurse. 48 These domestic arrangements were apparently made despite the frequent Cited by: 6. Winchester Mystery House book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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A more interesting aspect are the traces of underground tunnels in the cellar of the building which would originally have led to the city prison on Jewry Street. For those wanting to further their knowledge on these long established Winchester businesses it is a great idea to book onto one of the talks on our future events.

The present, a brand new, lever action Winchester and a box of its bigcaliber slugs, never makes it there.

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