hist-brewing: New article: The Economics of Medieval English Brewing

Tim Bray tbray at mcn.org
Tue Mar 13 18:27:52 PDT 2007


Great article!

In regards to the "botel" that Kempe was swigging from - wouldn't that 
have been a leather bottle in the late 14th c.?  I'm surprised at the 
footnote, but I don't have access to either the MED or the OED.

Thanks for the link.

Tim Bray
Albion, CA




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