The English abbey

its life and work in the middle ages.
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Scribner , New York
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Rows  Nearly a thousand religious houses (abbeys, priories and friaries) were founded in England and Wales during the medieval period, accommodating monks, friars or nuns who had taken vows of obedience, poverty and chastity; each house was led by an abbot or abbess, or by a prior or their foundation monasteries and nunneries (although not friaries) had.

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