Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2018

550 Pages | 2 black-and-white illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198789093

Bookseller Code (06)


Walter Hilton, The Scale of Perfection, Book II

A Critical Edition based on British Library MSS Harley 6573 and 6579

Edited by Stanley Hussey and Michael Sargent

A Early English Text Society Publication

Early English Text Society Original Series

  • The first authoritative edition of Book II of The Scale of Perfection, a major work by Walter Hilton
  • Takes account of all of the surviving medieval and early modern manuscripts
  • Accompanied by a full introduction, textual and explanatory notes, and glossary