Piers Plowman


Additional Information

1. Author's Notes for those reading Piers Plowman for the first time

2. Author's Article on The Prophecy in Piers Plowman and the Black Death - Click here for both papers in Word

3. Author’s Article on Piers Plowman and Bodley MS 463 Click here to read or download Word version

4. Author’s Article on The Deposition of Stacy De Rokayle. Click here to download a Word version.

John Grandisson was born in 1292 at Ashperton Castle, near Ledbury in Herefordshire. The pictures below, taken in 2002, are of the surrounding countrside.

Moat at Ashperton Castle Hill at Ashperton Longlands at Ashperton

left to right: The moat (which is the only remain) at Ashperton Castle, the hill adjoining the castle and Longlands at Ashperton with the Malvern Hills in the distance.