Journals Higher Education



29 December 2012

400 Pages | 1 halftone

5.4 x 8.5 inches

ISBN: 9780199668182

Bookseller Code (06)


The Old English Canons of Theodore

R.D. Fulk and Stefan Jurasinski

A Early English Text Society Publication

Early English Text Society Supplementary Series

  • One of the earliest handbooks of penance in any European vernacular
  • First complete edition of a major Old English text
  • Important text for specialists in Old English and medieval historians, affording an early view of pastoral care in England
  • Sheds light on an important and largely unknown aspect of English ecclesiastical history
  • Full commentary on cultural background and use of sources