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Published: 01 May 2021

544 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781800348714

Bookseller Code (06)

Codex Epistolaris Carolinus

Letters from the popes to the Frankish rulers, 739-791

Rosamond McKitterick, Dorine van Espelo, Richard Pollard, and Richard Price

Liverpool University Press

Translated Texts for Historians LUP

  • First complete translation of a remarkable source for the history of the Franks, Lombards and Rome in the eighth century
  • No full translation of the earlier half of the collection exists
  • Reveals some extraordinarily important information on the politics of the Lombard kingdom, politics in Rome, and developments within the Frankish church
  • With a substantial and up to date introduction that will aid appreciation of the significance and political role of the collection as a whole