The silk industries of medieval Paris : artisanal migration, technological innovation, and gendered experience / Sharon Farmer.

For more than one hundred years, from the last decade of the thirteenth century to the late fourteenth, Paris was the only western European town north of the Mediterranean basin to produce luxury silk cloth. What was the nature of the Parisian silk industry? How did it get there? And what do the ans...

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Online Access:Electronic book from JSTOR
Main Author: Farmer, Sharon A. (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.
Ã2017
Series:Middle Ages series.
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