The relationship between Anglo-Saxon kingship, law, and the functioning of power is explored via a number of different angles.... hand, and felt able to judge the space required, but wished to finish the other parts of the text before turning to the bounds. ... One of the diplomas assigned on the basis of text and witness-list to a notional a#39;Group Ia#39; survives in single-sheet form (D1), ... It may be, in other words, that on this occasion (in the circumstances that prevailed early in 956) the production of ... to the a#39;standarda#39; format of the 940s , though in each case displaying innovative use of a chrismon as pictorial invocation.
|Title||:||Kingship, Legislation and Power in Anglo-Saxon England|
|Author||:||Gale R. Owen-Crocker, Brian W. Schneider|
|Publisher||:||Boydell & Brewer Ltd - 2013|