Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2016

256 Pages | 16 colour illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781784993740

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Approaching the Bible in Medieval England

First Edition

Eyal Poleg

Published by Manchester University Press

Manchester Medieval Studies MUP

  • New in Paperback
  • An interdisciplinary analysis of English religion and culture, unearthing a vibrant biblical culture prior to Lollardy and the Reformation
  • Based on an extensive survey of dozens of biblical manuscripts, church murals, oath-books, sermons, and liturgical rites
  • Introducing the concept of biblical mediation DS a new way of understanding the way the Bible was known, applicable to other times and places as well
  • The first book to offer a synthesis of the various ways in which the medieval Bible was known

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