The Lady as Saint: A Collection of French Hagiographic Romances of the Thirteenth Century

The Lady as Saint: A Collection of French Hagiographic Romances of the Thirteenth Century

by Brigitte Cazelles
     
 

Among the thirteenth-century saints exalted are female martyrs and hermits of early Christianity. In The Lady as Saint, Brigitte Cazelles offers the first English translation of these lives and provides extensive commentary on the portrayal of female spirituality.

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Among the thirteenth-century saints exalted are female martyrs and hermits of early Christianity. In The Lady as Saint, Brigitte Cazelles offers the first English translation of these lives and provides extensive commentary on the portrayal of female spirituality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780812213805
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/1991
Series:
The Middle Ages Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
5.97(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.91(d)

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