spreadsheet tracking, royal power, English counties
Using a spreadsheet tracking touring in England’s counties by entertainers attached to members of England’s royal families suggests that such activity was wide-spread dating from the time of Edward III, and that those entertainers may have served to “advertise” royal power.
Forse, James H.
"“Sapere videre” How a Spreadsheet Helps “Knowing How to See” Royal Power on Display in England’s Counties, 1277 to 1642,"
Quidditas: Vol. 40
, Article 8.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/rmmra/vol40/iss1/8