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  • Magna Carta, 1216

    Manuscript, Charter

    On the death of King John in 1216, the minority government of his son, Henry III (r. 1216–72), executed a complete chang...

  • The Statute of Pamiers

    Manuscript, Seal

    Across medieval Europe, kings and lords issued charters promising their subjects protection, justice and respect for est...

  • The Unknown Charter

    Manuscript, Charter

    Throughout the winter of 1214–15, means were sought to restrain the king and to preserve the peace. At some point, perha...