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John Capgrave (Authors of the Middle Ages , Vol 10)

M. C. Seymour

John Capgrave (Authors of the Middle Ages , Vol 10)

by M. C. Seymour

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Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle English Literature,
  • Religion - Church Life,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Institutions & Organizations,
  • Biography: general,
  • Christian theology,
  • England,
  • English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9643891M
    ISBN 100860785580
    ISBN 109780860785583
    OCLC/WorldCa84974301

      John Capgrave's Fifteenth Century is the first book to explore the major themes of Capgrave's writings and to relate those themes to fifteenth-century political and cultural debates. Focusing on Capgrave's later works, especially those in English and addressed to lay audiences, it teases out thematic threads that are closely interwoven in Brand: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc. John Capgrave (21 April – 12 August ) was an English historian, hagiographer and scholastic theologian. His name is known chiefly in connection with the "Nova Legenda Angliae", the first comprehensive collection of English saints' lives.

      John Capgrave's Fifteenth Century is the first book to explore the major themes of Capgrave's writings and to relate those themes to fifteenth-century political and cultural debates. Focusing on Capgrave's later works, especially those in English and addressed to lay audiences, it teases out thematic threads that are closely interwoven in Reviews: 1.   Buy The Chronicle of England by Capgrave, John, Hingeston, Francis Charles online on at best prices. Fast and free shipping free returns cash on Author: John Capgrave.

    The Book of the Illustrious Henries | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.   John Capgrave, (born Ap , Lynn, Norfolk, Eng.—died Aug. 12, , Lynn), historian, theologian, and hagiographer who wrote an English Life of St. Katharine, vigorous in its verse form and dramatically energetic in its debate. His work illustrates well the literary tastes and circumstances of his time. Capgrave became a priest, lectured in theology at Oxford University, and .


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John Capgrave (Authors of the Middle Ages , Vol 10) by M. C. Seymour Download PDF EPUB FB2

John Capgrave has 17 books on Goodreads with 59 ratings. John Capgrave’s most popular book is The Life of Saint Katherine of Alexandria. The Book of the Illustrious Henries. John Capgrave. 10 Sep Paperback.

US$ Add to basket. The Books of the Illustrious Henries. Translated from the Latin by Francis Charles Hingeston. John Capgrave. 18 Aug Paperback. US$ Add to basket. The Life Of St. Katherine Of Alexandria. John Capgrave. 29 Mar JOHN John Capgrave book, THE LIFE OF SAINT KATHERINE, BOOK 1: NOTES Oute of the harde thorn brymbyl-tree / Growyth the fresch rose.

"The rose springs from the brier" was a common expression at the time. It was often used to describe saints born of pagan parents. The fifteenth-century scholar and Augustinian friar John Capgrave took as his subject the virgin martyr Katherine of Alexandria, who was an anomalous cultural icon, a scholar, and a sovereign whose story unsettled traditional gender stereotypes yet was widely popular throughout Western Europe.

Capgrave's Life of Saint Katherine of Alexandria (ca. ) stands out among the hundreds of. CAPGRAVE, JOHN (–), Augustinian friar, theologian, and historian, was born, as he has himself noted in his chronicle (p. ), on 21 April He was a native of Lynn in Norfolk—‘my cuntre is Northfolk, of the toun of Lynne’ (Prologue to the Life of St.

Katharine)—where he. John Capgrave (b. ), an Augustinian friar from King’s Lynn, Norfolk, was one of medieval England’s most prolific authors. His earliest surviving work is a Latin commentary on Genesis, one of many Latin theological tracts attributed to him, most of which are now lost.

Page i - Treasury, after a careful consideration of the subject, expressed their opinion in a Treasury Minute, dated February 9,that the plan recommended by the Master of the Rolls " was well calculated for the accomplishment of this important national object, in an effectual and satisfactory manner, within a reasonable time, and provided proper attention be paid to economy, in making Reviews: 1.

Includes index In verse ; according to Capgrave "Englisht" from a Latin translation by Arrek of the Greek "Life" by St. Athanasius--p.

xxiii The text is that of the Arundel ms. S96 in the British Museum, with that of the Rawlinson ms. (Poet. ) in the Bodleian, for the first three books. The fifteenth-century scholar and Augustinian friar John Capgrave took as his subject the virgin martyr Katherine of Alexandria, who was an anomalous cultural icon, a scholar, and a sovereign whose story unsettled traditional gender stereotypes yet was widely popular throughout Western Europe.

Capgrave’s Life of Saint Katherine of Alexandria. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. John Capgrave (Capgrave, John, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Capgrave, John, The Life of Saint Katherine, ed.

by Karen A. Winstead (HTML at Rochester) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing. Additional books from the extended shelves. John Capgrave's Fifteenth Century is the first book to explore the major themes of Capgrave's writings and to relate those themes to fifteenth-century political and cultural debates.

Focusing on Capgrave's later works, especially those in English and addressed to lay audiences, it teases out thematic threads that are closely interwoven in. John (Capgrave. Publication date Publisher Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans and Roberts Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Addeddate John Capgrave is the author of The Life of Saint Katherine of Alexandria ( avg rating, 20 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Ye Solace of Pilgrimes /5(3).

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Capgrave John books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. The Book Of The Illustrious Henries [John Capgrave] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks. The author explores what is known about the medieval publishing process by close study of the work of John Capgrave (), a prolific author and one of the most learned Englishmen of his day.

In the Middle Ages, before the age of printing, the author was often his own scribe and almost invariably his own editor and publisher. Lucas shows how works newly composed by an author were.

Get this from a library. John Capgrave's fifteenth century. [Karen A Winstead] -- "John Capgrave's Fifteenth Century is the first book to explore the major themes of Capgrave's writings and to relate those themes to fifteenth-century political and cultural debates.

Focusing on. John Capgrave's The Life of Saint Katherine, written c. in Lynn in Norfolk, is, according to the editor, the longest and most intricate Katherine legend written during the Middle Ages, either in Latin or in any vernacular.

In telling the story of the life of the virgin martyr, Author: John Capgrave. The Chronicle of England (Classic Reprint) [John Capgrave] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Excerpt from The Chronicle of England Tanner alludes to this, though he retains Leland's statement. His words are - ms. Gresham cum apud Linum in Norfolcia.

One of the most prolific scholars of his time, John Capgrave () was the author of forty-one historical and theological texts. Today, only twelve survive, and only seven are in English. This work covers the history of the world from the creation of Adam to the year Beginning with a.

Book description John Capgrave (–) was the Prior of Bishop's Lynn, and the most learned Augustinian friar of his time. Although he was the author of forty-one scholarly works, only twelve survive.Author of The life of St. Katharine of Alexandria, John Capgrave's lives of St. Augustine and St. Gilbert of Sempringham, and a sermon, Ye solace of pilgrimes, Johannis Capgrave Liber de illustribus Henricis, The book of the illustrious Henries, The chronicle of England, Ye solace of pilgrimes, The Life of St.

Katherine of AlexandriaWritten works: John Capgrave's Lives of St. Augustine and St. Gilbert of Sempringham, and a Sermon.John Capgrave † Catholic Encyclopedia John Capgrave Augustinian friar, historian, and theologian, b.

at Lynn in Norfolk, 21 April, ; d. there, 12 August, (according to Pits, ). His name is known chiefly in connection.