Impressive... the cumulative effect [of these papers] is very great indeed. JOURNAL OF ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY
This study of Anglo-Norman Durham's history, architecture, art, and religious and literary culture covers much ground, including the Cathedral Priory and its relationship to monastic reform; the careers of the prince bishops; studies of the spectacular castle; the relationship between Durham and the Scottish kings; the architecture of the cathedral; and Durham manuscripts and texts, featuring historical compilations and the remarkable Old English poem De situ Dunelmi.
Contributors: DONALD MATTHEW, JULIA BARROW, JANET BURTON, MERYL FOSTER, VICTORIA TUDOR, MICHAEL GULLICK, ALAN PIPER, DAVID BATES, MARK PHILPOTT, ERIC CAMBRIDGE, MALCOLM THURLBY, J. PHILIP McALEER, S.A. HARRISON, JOHN CROOK, THOMAS E. RUSSO, E.C. FERNIE, WILLIAM AIRD, J.O. PRESTWICH, G.W.S. BARROW, VALERIE WALL, PAUL DALTON, ALAN YOUNG, HENRY SUMMERSON, MARTIN ALLEN, P.D.A. HARVEY, MARTIN LEYLAND, M.W. THOMPSON, BERNARD MEEHAN, CHRISTOPHER NORTON, ANNE LAWRENCE, DOMINIC MARNER, DAVID HOWLETT
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Table of ContentsIntroductionDurham and the Anglo-Norman World - Donald MatthewEnglish Cathedral Communities and Reform in the Late Tenth and the Eleventh Centuries - Julia BarrowThe Monastic Revival in Yorkshire: Whitby and St Mary's, York - Janet BurtonCustodians of St Cuthbert: The Durham Monks' Views of their Predecessors, 1083-c.1200 - Meryl FosterDurham Priory and its Hermits in the Twelfth Century - Victoria TudorThe Durham Cantor's Book [Durham, Dean and Chapter Library, MS B.IV.24] - Alan J PiperThe Scribes of the Durham Cantor's Book [Durham, Dean and Chapter Library, MS B.IV.24] and the Durham Martyrology Scribe - Michael GullickThe Forged Charters of William the Conqueror and Bishop William of St Calais - David BatesThe De iniusta uexacione Willelmi episcopi primi and Canon Law in Anglo-Norman Durham - Mark PhilpottEarly Romanesque Architecture in North-East England: A Style and its Patrons - Eric CambridgeThe Roles of the Patron and the Master Mason in the First Design of the Romanesque Cathedral of Durham - Malcolm ThurlbyThe West Front of Durham Cathedral: The Beginning of a British Tradition - Philip McAleerObservations on the Architecture of the Galilee Chapel - S A HarrisonThe Architectural Setting of the Cult of St Cuthbert in Durham Cathedral [1093-1200] - John CrookThe Romanesque Rood Screen of Durham Cathedral: Context and Form - Thomas E RussoThe Architectural Influence of Durham Cathedral - An Absent Friend: The Career of Bishop William of St Calais - William M. AirdThe Career of Ranulf Flambard - J.O. PrestwichThe Kings of Scotland and Durham - G W S BarrowMalcolm III and the Foundation of Durham Cathedral - Valerie WallScottish Influence on Durham 1066-1214 - Paul DaltonThe Bishopric of Durham in Stephen's Reign - Alan YoungOld and New Bishoprics: Durham and Carlisle - Henry SummersonThe Durham Mint before Boldon Book - Martin AllenBoldon Book and the Wards between Tyne and Tees - Paul D A HarveyThe Origins and Development of Durham Castle - Martin LeylandThe Place of Durham among Norman Episcopal Palaces and Castles - M W ThompsonDurham Twelfth-Century Manuscripts in Cistercian Houses - Bernard MeehanThe Artistic Influence of Durham Manuscripts - Anne Lawrence-MathersThe Bible of Hugh of le Puiset [Durham, Dean and Chapter Library, MS A.II.1] - Dominic MarnerThe Shape and Meaning of the Old English Poem 'Durham' - David R. Howlett