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  1. Vision, Devotion, and Self-Representation in Late Medieval Art

    Vision, Devotion, and Self-Representation in Late Medieval Art [Hardback]

    Alexa Sand (Author)

    Regular Price: £82.00

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    ISBN: 9781107032224
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    This book investigates the 'owner portrait' in the context of late medieval devotional books primarily from France and England. These mirror-like pictures of praying book owners respond to and help develop a growing concern with visibility and sel... .... Learn More
  2. Preaching, Building and Burying

    Preaching, Building and Burying [Hardback]

    Caroline Bruzelius (Author)

    Regular Price: £45.00

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    ISBN: 9780300203844
    Published by : Yale University Press
    Friars transformed the relationship of the church to laymen by taking religion outside to public and domestic spaces. Mendicant commitment to apostolic poverty bound friars to donors in an exchange of donations in return for intercessory prayers a... .... Learn More
  3. Henry of Avranches: Saints' Lives

    Henry of Avranches: Saints' Lives: Volume I [Hardback]

    David Townsend (Editor)

    Regular Price: £19.95

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    ISBN: 9780674051287
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    The artistry, wit, and erudition of medieval Latin narrative poetry continued to thrive well into the middle of the thirteenth century. No better evidence of this survives than in the long and brilliantly successful career of Henry of Avranches (d... .... Learn More
  4. The Making and Unmaking of a Saint

    The Making and Unmaking of a Saint [Hardback]

    Mathew Kuefler (Author)

    Regular Price: £66.00

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    ISBN: 9780812245523
    Published by : University of Pennsylvania Press
    A crusader, a hermit, a bishop, a plague victim, and even a repentant murderer by turns: the stories attached to Saint Gerald of Aurillac offer a strange and fragmented legacy. His two earliest biographies, written in the early tenth and early ele... .... Learn More
  5. Religious Poverty, Visual Riches

    Religious Poverty, Visual Riches [Hardback]

    Joanna Cannon (Author)

    Regular Price: £50.00

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    ISBN: 9780300187656
    Published by : Yale University Press
    The Dominican friars of late-medieval Italy were vowed to a life of religious poverty. Yet their churches contained many visual riches, as this groundbreaking study reveals. Works by supreme practitioners - Cimabue, Duccio, Giotto and Simone Marti... .... Learn More
  6. Authorship and Publicity Before Print

    Authorship and Publicity Before Print [Paperback]

    Daniel Hobbins (Author)

    Regular Price: £23.99

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    ISBN: 9780812222746
    Published by : Pennsylvania University Press
    Widely recognized by contemporaries as the most powerful theologian of his generation, Jean Gerson (1363-1429) dominated the stage of western Europe during a time of plague, fratricidal war, and religious schism. Daniel Hobbins argues for a new... .... Learn More
  7. From Knowledge to Beatitude

    From Knowledge to Beatitude: St. Victor, Twelfth-Century Scholars, and Beyond [Hardback]

    E. Ann Matter (Editor); Lesley Smith (Editor)

    Regular Price: £77.50

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    ISBN: 9780268035280
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    From Knowledge to Beatitude is a collection of original essays on the intersection between Christian theology and spiritual life primarily in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, especially in the Parisian School of St. Victor, which honors the i... .... Learn More
  8. Absolute Monarchs

    Absolute Monarchs [Hardback]

    John Julius Norwich (Author)

    Regular Price: £25.00

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    ISBN: 9781400067152
    Published by : Random House
    An entertaining one-volume history of the papacy. Rather than aim at comprehensiveness Norwich chooses to focus his attention on a selection of the most interesting and momentous papal reigns, demonstrating periods of papal power and weakness, pol... .... Learn More
  9. Francis of Assisi

    Francis of Assisi [Paperback]

    Augustine Thompson (Author)

    Regular Price: £11.99

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    ISBN: 9780801479069
    Published by : Cornell University Press
    Francis of Assisi: The Life is an elegant and accessible biography of one of Catholicism's most beloved saints. Originally published as Part 1 of Francis of Assisi: A New Biography by Augustine Thompson, O.P., it stands alone as a richly informed ... .... Learn More
  10. Religious Men and Masculine Identity in the Middle Ages

    Religious Men and Masculine Identity in the Middle Ages [Hardback]

    P. H. Cullum (Editor); Katherine J. Lewis (Editor)

    Regular Price: £60.00

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    ISBN: 9781843838630
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
    The complex relationship between masculinity and religion, as experienced in both the secular and ecclesiastical worlds, forms the focus for this volume, whose range encompasses the rabbis of the Babylonian and Palestinian Talmud, and moves via Ca... .... Learn More

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