The Book Of Margery Kempe

Author: Margery Kempe
Publisher: DS Brewer
ISBN: 9781843840107
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Fully-annotated edition of English mystic Margery Kempe's life and divine revelations (dated 1436-8). (This edition previously published by Longman.)

The Book Of Margery Kempe

Author: Margery Kempe
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199686645
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The Book of Margery Kempe is the extraordinary account of a medieval wife, mother, and mystic.

The Book Of Margery Kempe

Author: Margery Kempe
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141915889
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The story of the eventful and controversial life of Margery Kempe - wife, mother, businesswoman, pilgrim and visionary - is the earliest surviving autobiography in English.

How To Be A Medieval Woman

Author: Margery Kempe
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241252288
Size: 57.97 MB
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" ' Brave, outspoken and guaranteed to annoy people wherever she went - including exasperated fellow pilgrims in Jerusalem and her long-suffering husband - Margery Kempe was one of the most vivid and unforgettable voices of the Middle Ages.

Medieval Writings On Female Spirituality

Author: Various
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440633401
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This volume, edited by Elizabeth Spearing, who also prepared some of the translations, features a rich introduction to the lives and religious experiences of its subjects, as well as full explanatory notes.

Revelations Of Divine Love

Author: Julian of Norwich
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199641188
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Julian of Norwich is one of the most celebrated figures of the English Middle Ages. She is esteemed as one of the subtlest writers and profoundest thinkers of the period for her account of the revelations that she experienced in 1373.

The Book Of Contemplation

Author: Usama ibn Munqidh
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141919175
Size: 65.18 MB
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The volume comprises lightly annotated translation of a key medieval Arabic text that bears directly on the Crusades and Crusader society and the Muslim experience of them.

The Travels Of Sir John Mandeville

Author: John Mandeville
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141902817
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Mandeville claims to have served in the Great Khan's army, and to have travelled in 'the lands beyond' - countries populated by dog-headed men, cannibals, Amazons and Pygmies.