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Prof Peter Coss 

Professor Peter Coss
Position:Professor of Medieval History

Fax:+44 (0)29 208 74929
Location:John Percival Building 5.42

Research Interests

English and Italian Social History, 12th-15th Centuries 


Coss, P. R. and Lancaster Lewis, J. C. eds. 2013. Coventry Priory Register. Dugdate Society Main Series, Vol. XLVI. London: Dugdale Society.

Coss, P. R. 2010. The foundations of gentry life: The Multons of Frampton and their world 1270-1370. The Past and Present Book Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Coss, P. R. and Tyerman, C. eds. 2009. Soldiers, nobles and gentlemen: essays in honour of Maurice Keen. Woodbridge: Boydell.

Coss, P. et al. 2007. Rodney Hilton's middle ages: an exploration of historical themes. Past and Present Supplements, Vol. 2. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Coss, P. R. and Keen, M. eds. 2003. Heraldry, pageantry and social display in Medieval England. The Boydell Press.

Coss, P. R. 2003. The origins of the English gentry. Past and Present Publications. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press.

Research Projects

The English Gentry and the Tuscan Nobility

Research Group, Centre or Nobility

British History Research Group

Impact and Engagement

Member of Editorial Board of Past and Present

Related Links

Centre for the Study of Medieval Society and Culture