xii, 299 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
9780521514996 cloth 0521514991 cloth
Cambridge studies in medieval life and thought ; 4th ser., 75.
Numbering from publisher's web site.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-293) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note
Orality and literacy in Frankish society An uneasy partnership? : formulae and charters Defining the corpus Catalogue of the collections Dating formulae Local context and diffusion From late antique notaries to ecclesiastical scribes : when, where and why formularies survive Formulae and written law A methodological test-case : slavery and unfreedom in the formularies.