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English mediaeval recluse

Francis Darwin Swift Darwin

English mediaeval recluse

by Francis Darwin Swift Darwin

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Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hermits.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFrancis D.S. Darwin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX2847.G7 D3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 90 p. ;
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6468062M
    LC Control Number44008440
    OCLC/WorldCa385932

    TALES FROM THE GESTA ROMANORUM. I. — THE EIGHT PENNIES. WHEN Titus was Emperor of Rome, he made a decree that the natal day of his first-born son should be held sacred, and that whosoever violated it by any kind of labour should be put to death. A young librarian receives a request for an obscure Hebrew book from a sinister gentleman, unaware of its contents. Montague Rhodes James was a noted British mediaeval scholar and provost of King's College, Cambridge (–) and of Eton College (–).

    In the central Middle Ages, English society lavished unprecedented attention on a category of would-be outcasts who repudiated its ambitions and spurned its aspirations. Hermits and recluses (collectively 'anchorites') had their own, very different vision of how life should be lived, and yet nobles retained them on their estates, parishioners did their bit to support their local recluses, and. The Recluse, Part First, Book First, this being the optimistic title inscribed upon its manuscript. Further composition, in (principally ‘The Tuft of Primroses’) and –26 (some luminous verses on Nab Well), was also intended for a subsequent Book or Books of The Recluse, Part First.

    Richard Rolle (ca. –30 September ) was an English hermit, mystic, and religious writer. He is also known as Richard Rolle of Hampole or de Hampole, since at the end of his life he lived near a Cistercian nunnery in Hampole, now in North Yorkshire. In the words of Nicholas Watson, scholarly research has shown that "[d]uring the fifteenth century he was one of the most widely read of Education: University of Oxford. The earliest extant English legend to cover Katherine's life before her martyrdom was written in the Anglo-Norman dialect of French near the middle of the fourteenth century. 8 This was followed, c. , by a Middle English life in prose, later incorporated into a popular collection of saints' lives, the Golden Legend. 9 Some twenty-five.


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