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Good masters! Sweet Ladies! : voices from a medieval village / Laura Amy Schlitz ; illustrated by Robert Byrd.

Schlitz, Laura Amy. (Author). Byrd, Robert, (illustrator.).
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  • ISBN: 9780763689872
  • ISBN: 0763689874
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (85 pages) : color illustrations
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, [2007]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 82-85).
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword -- Setting -- Hugo, the Lord's nephew -- Taggot, the blacksmith's daughter -- Will, the plowboy -- A little background : the three-field system -- Alice, the shepherdess -- Thomas, the doctor's son -- Constance, the pilgrim -- A little background : medieval pilgrimage -- Mogg, the villein's daughter -- Otho, the miller's son -- Jack, the half-wit -- Simon, the knight's son -- A little background : the crusades -- Edgar, the falconer's son -- little background : falconry -- Isobel, the Lord's daughter -- Barbary, the mud slinger -- Jacob Ben Salomon, the moneylender's son and Petronella, the merchant's daughter -- A little background : Jews in medieval society -- Lowdy, the varlet's child -- Pask, the runaway -- A little background : towns and freedom -- Piers, the glassblower's apprentice -- Mariot and Maud, the glassblower's daughters -- Nelly, the sniggler -- Drago, the tanner's apprentice -- Giles, the beggar -- Bibliography.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Restrictions unspecified
Summary, etc.:
A collection of short one-person plays featuring characters, between ten and fifteen years old, who live in or near a thirteenth-century English manor.
Target Audience Note:
NP Lexile.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Note:
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Action Note:
digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Newbery Medal, 2008.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Middle Ages > Juvenile drama.
Monologues > Juvenile literature.
Children's plays, American.
Middle Ages > Drama.
Genre: Electronic books.

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