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cartulary

a collection of charters or records, usually relating to the title to an estate or monastery; any place where records are kept.
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Recent studies of archival practices have begun to emphasise the extent to which the collection and compilation of cartularies involved processes of editing and selection, thereby mediating our ability to access and understand the pragmatics of document use in its original context.
The intricacies of the documents preserved in the Worcester cartularies are the subject of the book's fourth chapter, which examines the administration and tenurial history of Worcester's estates in the late Anglo-Saxon and early Norman period.
Original cartularies don't pop up very often, and certainly not ones going back to the late eighth century' he said.
Book Three of the Histo ria says: 'Here ends the history of the life and heroic feats of King Afonso Henriques drawn from the cartularies of the kingdom by the licenciado Fernando Oliveyra, chaplain to the kings of Portugal who reigned in his time, Dom Joao the Third, Dom Sebastian the First, Dom Anrique the First and Dom'.
Matilda was no puppet of her husband or anyone else, as various cartularies consistently show.
To establish this list, Jonathan Riley-Smith has scoured the content of over four hundred published, predominantly French cartularies and charter collections.
His extracts from these cartularies are in Bodleian MSS Wood C 2; D 11; and D 18.
Here, churches busily prepared house-histories and cartularies, but their institutional memories could not envelop all social relationships: in a world where the law was unprofessionalized and long-term legal memory remained the prerogative of church archives, it could not provide a collective past.
Conner specifies the component texts as chronicle manuscripts B, C, D, and E; their (sometimes joint) exemplars; and a postulated 'house narrative' from Abingdon - a 'loose collection of memoranda mixed with annals' evidenced by two annotated cartularies.
Most of the southwestern -e- forms are in late corrupting cartularies, as are the obvious corruptions staples and stapile.
The evidence for the number and size of these endowments is found in the accounts of the cotidiane, which record the receipt of rents from property throughout Brussels and its surrounding areas, and in several cartularies containing hundreds of pages of descriptions of them.
The edition is much to be welcomed as a valuable addition to the range of northern French cartularies in print.