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£50.00

Hardback

Published: 17 March 2016

240 Pages | 2 black-and-white halftones

216x138mm

ISBN: 9780198744979


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A Mirror to Devout People

Speculum devotorum

Edited by Paul J. Patterson

Early English Text Society

Early English Text Society Original Series

  • First edition of a significant late medieval devotional work read by monastic and lay audience
  • An important example of writing by the Sheen Charterhouse, established by Henry V
  • The text was directed to a female audience at the Bridgettine Syon Abbey, also founded by Henry V