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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • British & Irish history: c 500 to c 1000,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • c 500 CE to c 1000 CE,
  • Kings and rulers,
  • Medieval Church (476-1517),
  • To 1500,
  • History: American,
  • England,
  • Christian saints,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • Cult,
  • Anglo-Saxons,
  • History,
  • Middle Ages, 600-1500,
  • Monarchy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Fourth Series

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7736264M
ISBN 100521307724
ISBN 109780521307727

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  The Royal Saints of Anglo-Saxon England by Susan J. Ridyard, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(4). Cambridge Core - Anglo Saxon and Medieval Literature - Aelfric and the Cult of Saints in Late Anglo-Saxon England - by Mechthild Gretsch The Royal Saints of Anglo-Saxon England. A Study of the West Saxon and East Anglian Cults (Cambridge, ) Roberts, M., Biblical Epic and Rhetorical Paraphrase in Late Antiquity (Liverpool, )Author: Mechthild Gretsch. - The Royal Saints of Anglo-Saxon England: A Study of West Saxon and East Anglian Cults Susan J. Ridyard Excerpt More information The Royal Saints of Anglo-Saxon England: A Study of West Saxon and East Anglian Cults Susan J. Ridyard Excerpt More information. Title: Author: Administrator. A Study of West Saxon and East Anglian Cults An understanding therefore emerges of the place of the English royal saint not only in Anglo-Saxon society but also in that of the Anglo-Norman realm. The Royal Saints of Anglo-Saxon England by Susan J. Ridyard was published by Cambridge University Press in December and is our rd best.

The Royal Saints of Anglo-Saxon England: a Study of West Saxon and East Anglian Cults, Cambridge Stud. in Med. Life and Thought, 4th ser. 9 (Cambridge, ), – ; Thompson, P. A., ‘St Æthelthryth: the Making of History from Hagiography’, Studies in English Language and by: 6. Anglo-Saxon poems, including Beowulf; chronicles; laws and letters; charters and charms. Royal Saints. The Royal Saints of Anglo-Saxon England: A Study of West Saxon & East Anglian Cults by Susan J. Ridyard. About men and women of royal birth who came to be venerated as saints by the regional church. Edmund the Martyr (also known as St Edmund or Edmund of East Anglia, died 20 November ) was king of East Anglia from about until his death.. Almost nothing is known about Edmund. He is thought to have been of East Anglian origin and was first mentioned in an annal of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, written some years after his kingdom of East Anglia was devastated by the Vikings.   * Osbert de Clare, Vita Edburgae, MS. Laud Misc. , f. 85– (Bodleian, Oxford), ed. S.J. Ridyard, The Royal Saints of Anglo-Saxon England. A Study of West Saxon and East Anglian Cults. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought 4.