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Sanctity in the North

saints, lives, and cults in Medieval Scandinavia

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian saints -- Scandinavia.,
  • Christian saints -- Cult -- Scandinavia.,
  • Spirituality -- Scandinavia -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Christian literature, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Scandinavia -- Translations into English.,
  • Scandinavian literature -- Translations into English.,
  • Christian literature, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Scandinavia -- History and criticism.,
  • Scandinavian literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Christian hagiography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Thomas A. DuBois.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    SeriesToronto Old Norse and Icelandic studies
    ContributionsDuBois, Thomas A. 1960-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT7257 .S25 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 399 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages399
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19428798M
    ISBN 10080209130X, 0802094104
    ISBN 109780802091307, 9780802094100
    LC Control Number2008396119

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The accompanying essays concerning the texts, saints Author: Thomas DuBois. : Sanctity in the North: Saints, Lives, and Cults in Medieval Scandinavia (Toronto Old Norse-Icelandic Series (TONIS) Book 3) eBook: Thomas DuBois: Kindle Store.

Written biographies (or vitae), compendia of witnessed miracles, mass propers, homilies, sagas and chronicles, dramatic scripts, hymns, and ballads are among the region's surviving medieval manuscripts and early published books. Sanctity in the North features English translations of texts from Latin or vernacular Nordic languages, in many cases for the first time.

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