1258 statute issued by the bishop of Bath, William of Bitton I, ordering priests to announce in their churches that no one dare to put on round dances or other indecent pastimes in churchyards, especially on churches’ festivals or saints’ vigils in the diocese of Bath and Wells

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p. 423 / p. 862
DIOCESE OF BATH AND WELLS
c1258
Statutes for the Diocese of Bath and Wells Vatican Library: MS ottob. lat. 742
f 110v cols 1-2*

Volume:

Records of Early English Drama: Somerset, including Bath. Edited by James Stokes with Robert J. Alexander. 2 vols. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1996.

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REED

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