ALIEN COMMUNITIES IN LONDON IN THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY:

THE SUBSIDY ROLLS OF 1440, 1483-4

aliensed. and introd. J.L. Bolton, 1998.

This book includes records of the taxation of individual aliens in Southwark in 1440 and in the City of London and the Middlesex suburbs in 1483-1484, with an extensive introduction reappraising the size, role and reception of London’s foreign population in the fifteenth century. This study with calendar, looks at the fifteenth century rolls, at the geographic origins, social organisation and economic role of the migrants within London and considers the question of how Londoners regarded these aliens. Includes short biographies.