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Sanctity in the North

Saints, Lives, and Cults in Medieval Scandinavia (Toronto Old Norse-Icelandic Series (TONIS))

by Thomas A. DuBois

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Published by University of Toronto Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: c 500 to c 1500,
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Saints & hagiography,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Latin,
  • Scandinavian languages,
  • History: World,
  • Northern Europe, Scandinavia,
  • Europe - Scandinavia,
  • Medieval,
  • History / Scandinavia,
  • Essays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9865268M
    ISBN 10080209130X
    ISBN 109780802091307


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Written biographies (or vitae), compendia of witnessed miracles, mass propers, homilies, sagas and chronicles, dramatic scripts, hymns, and ballads are among the region's surviving medieval manuscripts and early published books. Sanctity in the North features English translations of texts from Latin or vernacular Nordic languages, in many cases for the first time.

The accompanying essays concerning the texts, saints Author: Thomas DuBois. : Sanctity in the North: Saints, Lives, and Cults in Medieval Scandinavia (Toronto Old Norse-Icelandic Series (TONIS) Book 3) eBook: Thomas DuBois: Kindle Store. Written biographies (or vitae), compendia of witnessed miracles, mass propers, homilies, sagas and chronicles, dramatic scripts, hymns, and ballads are among the region's surviving medieval manuscripts and early published books.

Sanctity in the North features English translations of texts from Latin or vernacular Nordic languages, in many cases for the first time. The accompanying essays concerning the texts, saints. Written biographies (or vitae), compendia of witnessed miracles, mass propers, homilies, sagas and chronicles, dramatic scripts, hymns, and ballads are among the region's surviving medieval manuscripts and early published books.

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