Pilgrimage in Medieval England

Pilgrimage in Medieval England

by Diana Webb

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781852855291
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 04/10/2007
Pages: 388
Sales rank: 1,078,251
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.72(d)

About the Author

Diana Webb was Senior Lecturer in History at Kings College London until 2006. Her previous books include Patrons and Defenders: the Saints in the Italian City States (1996); Pilgrims and Pilgrimage in Medieval Europe (1999); Pilgrimage in Medieval England (2000); Medieval European Pilgrimage (2002); and Saints and Cities in Medieval Italy (2006).

Table of Contents

Illustrations
Abbreviations
Introduction
1 Beginnings
2 Saints and Conquerors
3 From Wulstan to Becket
4 Saints, Bishops and Shrine Promotion
5 Images and Indulgences
6 Royal Pilgrimage
7 Unofficial Pilgimage
8 The Pilgrim's Voice
9 Pilgrims in a Landscape
10 Penitents and Critiscs
Notes
Index

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Pilgrimage in Medieval England 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
KayDekker on LibraryThing 19 days ago
Scholarly and adequate, but I found John Ure's treatment less dry and more involving.