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: 33.86 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
Size: 52.37 MB
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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.

Mystic And Pilgrim

Author: Clarissa W. Atkinson
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801498954
Size: 22.50 MB
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Traces the life of the fifteenth-century woman who wrote the first autobiography to appear in English and describes what life was like for English women at that time

The Earliest English Poems

Author: none
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141945435
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Anglo-Saxon poetry was produced between 700 and 1000 AD for an audience that delighted in technical accomplishment, and the durable works of Old English verse spring from the source of the English language.

Margery Kempe And Translations Of The Flesh

Author: Karma Lochrie
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 081220753X
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It is within this framework that she reads The Book of Margery Kempe, demonstrating the ways in which Kempe exploited the gendered ideologies of flesh and text through her controversial practices of writing, her inappropriate-seeming ...