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Book review: Medieval Pets by Kathleen Walker-Meikle

Book review: Medieval Pets by Kathleen Walker-Meikle


Author: Kathleen Walker-Meikle
Publisher: Boydell Press
Reviewed by: Aleks Pluskowski
Price (RRP): £25

Although the topic of pets and pet-keeping in the Middle Ages has been touched on by other scholars, this is the first book of its kind, with Walker-Meikle bringing together the fragmented sources into a novel and comprehensive survey.