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Cultures of Piety: Medieval English Devotional Literature in Translation

Anne Clark Bartlett, Thomas Howard Bestul - Literary Collections - 1999 - 256 pages
Devotional texts in late medieval England were notable for their flamboyant piety and their preoccupation with the tortured body of Christ and the grief of the Virgin Mary ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Women's Writing

Carolyn Dinshaw, David Wallace - Literary Criticism - 2003
The Cambridge Companion to Medieval Women's Writing seeks to recover the lives and particular experiences of medieval women by concentrating on various kinds of texts: the ...
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Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England

Mary C. Erler - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 244 pages
Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England traces networks of female book ownership and exchange which have so far been obscure, and shows how women were responsible ...
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Rhetoric of the Anchorhold: Space, Place and Body Within the Discourses of ...

Liz Herbert McAvoy - History - 2008 - 239 pages
This volume of essays focuses on religious reclusion in England—commonly referred to as anchoritic enclosure—which reached the height of its popularity, particularly for ...
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Anchoritism in the Middle Ages: Texts and Traditions

Catherine Innes-Parker, Naoë Kukita Yoshikawa - Religion - 2013
This volume explores medieval anchoritism (the life of a solitary religious recluse) from a variety of perspectives. The individual essays conceive anchoritism in broadly ...
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Medieval Women's Writing

Diane Watt - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 216 pages
Medieval Women's Writing is a major new contribution to our understanding of women's writing in England, 1100-1500. The most comprehensive account to date, it includes writings ...
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Reading Medieval Anchoritism: Ideology and Spiritual Practices

Mari Hughes-Edwards - Religion - 2012 - 190 pages
Medieval anchorites willingly embraced the most extreme form of solitude known to the medieval world, so they might forge a closer connection with God. Yet to be physically ...
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Approaching Medieval English Anchoritic and Mystical Texts

Dee Dyas, Valerie Edden, Roger Ellis - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 213 pages
"Essays suggesting new ways of studying the crucial but sometimes difficult range of medieval mystical material"--Provided by publisher.
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The English Prose Treatises of Richard Rolle

Claire Elizabeth McIlroy - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 212 pages
Rolle's prose works examined as literature rather than for their relationship to his life.
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