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Published: 30 September 2019

584 Pages

8 x 5 inches

ISBN: 9781789620900

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Bede: On First Samuel

Translated with Commentary by Scott DeGregorio and Rosalind Love

Liverpool University Press

Translated Texts for Historians LUP

  • The first English translation of Bede's commentary on 1 Samuel
  • One of Bede's earliest attempts to interpret the Old Testament
  • New insights into Bede's methods of biblical interpretation
  • Provides insights into Bede's interpretation of anointed kingship
  • Text sheds light on the turbulent political scene in Northumbria in the Eighth century