Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 May 2016

375 Pages | 2 illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198744979

Bookseller Code (06)


A Mirror to Devout People

Speculum devotorum

Edited by Paul J. Patterson

A Early English Text Society Publication

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