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Published: 24 November 2015

248 Pages | 12 illus.

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198747901

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Sacred Signs in Reformation Scotland

Interpreting Worship, 1488-1590

Stephen Mark Holmes

  • Provides the first study of how public worship was interpreted in Renaissance Scotland.
  • The first substantial study of the genre and method of liturgical interpretation.
  • Offers a radically new way of understanding the Scottish Reformation.
  • Shows that Catholic Reform was stronger in Scotland than scholars allow.
  • Opens up a neglected aspect of late medieval and early modern education.

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