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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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Reading Families: Women's Literate Practice in Late Medieval England

Rebecca Krug - History - 2002 - 238 pages
This interesting study goes beyond labels of literate and illiterate, to look at the practical ways in which women engaged with texts and writing in the Later Middle Ages. It ...
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The History of British Women's Writing, 700-1500: Volume One

Liz Herbert McAvoy, P D Watt - Literary Criticism - 2011 - 268 pages
This volume focuses on women's literary history in Britain between 700 and 1500. It brings to the fore a wide range of women's literary activity undertaken in Latin, Welsh and ...
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Erotic Discourse and Early English Religious Writing

L. Farina - Literary Criticism - 2016 - 179 pages
Erotic Discourse and Early English Religious Writing discusses the role of sexuality in medieval devotional practice, looking in particular at religious writings circulating in ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Medieval English Mysticism

Samuel Fanous, Vincent Gillespie - Literary Criticism - 2011
The widespread view that 'mystical' activity in the Middle Ages was a rarefied enterprise of a privileged spiritual elite has led to isolation of the medieval 'mystics' into a ...
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