Councils and Clerical Culture in the Medieval West

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Reproduces 19 articles from their original publication in various journals between 1955 and 1993. The titles include Wulfsige and ninth- century Northumbrian chronology, the Albigensian twentieth of 1221-3 as an early chapter in the history of papal taxation, an eyewitness account of the 1225 Council of Bourges, Wendover's last annual, Martin IV and the fugitive bishop of Bayeux, canon law in the age of Bartolus, and the 12th-century Tournai pontifical. Articles also treat Dante's "Monarchia", from the perspectives of the "mentalit<'e>", intended readers, and the representation of Roman law. Distributed in the US by Ashgate. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780860786405
  • Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited
  • Publication date: 5/1/1997
  • Series: Variorum Collected Studies Series
  • Pages: 314
  • Product dimensions: 8.82 (w) x 5.91 (h) x 0.83 (d)

Table of Contents

I Benedict, Justinian, and donations mortis causa in the Regula Magistri
II Wulfsige and ninth-century Northumbrian chronology
III The patristic and medieval tradition of commentary on Mathew 10.8-10
IV Mansi and Rouen: a critique of the conciliar collections
V The Albigensian twentieth of 1221-3: an early chapter in the history of papal taxation
VI An eyewitness account of the 1225 Council of Bourges
VII Wendover's last annal
VIII Hostiensis and some Embrun provincial councils
IX Martin IV and the fugitive bishop of Bayeux
X An episcopal petition from the province of Rouen, 1281
XI 'Ad nostram praesentiam evocamus': Boniface VIII and the Roman convocation of 1302
XII The mentalite of Dante's Monarchia
XIII The intended readers of Dante's Monarchia
XIV Roman law in Dante's Monarchia
XV Canon law in the age of Bartolus
XVI The conciliar ordo of Eugenius IV
XVII The twelfth-century Tournai pontifical
XVIII A Chalons pontifical of the thirteenth century
XIX The Kansas pontifical: another witness to the Roman pontifical of the twelfth century
Addenda and Corrigenda
General Index
Index of Manuscripts
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