A Legend of Holy Women: A Translation of Osbern Bokenham's Legends of Holy Women / Edition 1

A Legend of Holy Women: A Translation of Osbern Bokenham's Legends of Holy Women / Edition 1

by Sheila Delany
     
 

ISBN-10: 0268012954

ISBN-13: 9780268012953

Pub. Date: 12/28/1992

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780268012953
Publisher:
University of Notre Dame Press
Publication date:
12/28/1992
Series:
ND Texts Medieval Culture Series, #1
Edition description:
1
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.56(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Prologue3
The Life of St. Margaret Virgin and Martyr7
The Life of St. Anne Mother of St. Mary29
The Life of St. Christine43
Here Begins the Life of the Eleven Thousand Virgins63
Here Begins the Life of St. Faith71
St. Agnes's Life81
The Life of St. Dorothy95
Mary Magdalen's Life101
St. Katherine's Life125
St. Cecelia's Life141
St. Agatha's Life157
St. Lucy167
St. Elizabeth's Life175
Notes197
Select Bibliography213
About the Translator219

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