Monasticism

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How the Irish Saved Civilization
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2010)
AU$25.41

The perfect St. Patrick's Day gift, and a book in the best tradition of popular history -- the...

A Cry for Mercy: Prayers from the Genesee

A Cry for Mercy

Prayers from the Genesee

The Crown Publishing Group (2002)
AU$23.82

A reissue of one of Henri Nouwen’s most powerful and most personal books: prayers that “reveal a...

Wandering, Begging Monks: Spiritual Authority and the Promotion of Monasticism in Late Antiquity

Wandering, Begging Monks

Spiritual Authority and the Promotion of Monasticism in Late Antiquity

University of California Press (2002)
AU$102.16

An apostolic lifestyle characterized by total material renunciation, homelessness, and begging was...

Monodies and On the Relics of Saints: The Autobiography and a Manifesto of a French Monk from theTime of the Crusades

Monodies and On the Relics of Saints

The Autobiography and a Manifesto of a French Monk from theTime of the Crusades

Penguin Publishing Group (2011)
AU$33.35

The first Western autobiography since Augustine's Confessions , the Monodies is set against the...

The Heads of Religious Houses: England and Wales, I 940–1216

The Heads of Religious Houses (2nd ed.)

England and Wales, I 940–1216

Cambridge University Press (2001)
AU$40.70

A reissue, with substantial corrections, of a classic research tool in medieval religious history.

Nuns: A History of Convent Life 1450-1700

Nuns

A History of Convent Life 1450-1700

OUP Oxford (2007)
AU$33.29

The fascinating story of the women who have lived in religious communities, from the dawn of the...

Monastic Spaces and their Meanings: Thirteenth-century English Cistercian Monasteries

Monastic Spaces and their Meanings

Thirteenth-century English Cistercian Monasteries

Brepols Publishers (2001)
AU$122.27

This monograph focuses on the abbeys of northern England during the period 1132-1400 (Fountains,...

The Musical World of a Medieval Monk: Adémar de Chabannes in Eleventh-century Aquitaine

The Musical World of a Medieval Monk

Adémar de Chabannes in Eleventh-century Aquitaine

Cambridge University Press (2006)
AU$56.10

A study of the musical activities of Adémar de Chabannes, the eleventh-century monk.

Silence and Sign Language in Medieval Monasticism: The Cluniac Tradition, c.900–1200
Cambridge University Press (2007)
AU$35.20

A study of religious silence and sign language in an early medieval abbey.

The Heads of Religious Houses: England and Wales, III. 1377–1540

The Heads of Religious Houses

England and Wales, III. 1377–1540

Cambridge University Press (2008)
AU$97.90

This final volume of the Heads of Religious Houses series takes the lists from 1377 to 1540.