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Published: 01 January 1990

222 Pages

7 7/10 X 5 1/10 inches

ISBN: 9780859893411

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Ancrene Riwle

M. B. Salu and Dom Gerard Sitwell

Liverpool University Press

Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies LUP

Translation of the Middle English manual 'Ancrene Riwle' ('Rule for Anchoresses'), which was composed between 1225 and 1240 for the spiritual instruction of women. This edition contains an introduction by Dom Gerard Sitwell and a preface by J.R.R. Tolkien.


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