The Book of Margery Kempe (Norton Critical Editions)

The Book of Margery Kempe (Norton Critical Editions)

By: Margery Kempe (author), Lynn Staley (editor)Paperback

Only 2 in stock

£9.15 RRP £9.95  You save £0.80 (8%) & FREE Saver Delivery on orders over £20

Description

Kempe's work is accompanied by an introduction, a map of medieval England, a Kempe lexicon, and explanatory annotations. "Contexts" collects primary readings that illuminate The Book of Margery Kempe. Included are excerpts from The Constitutions of Thomas Arundel, Meditations on the Life of Christ, The Shewings of Julian of Norwich, The Book of Saint Bride, and The Life of Marie d'Oignies by Jacques de Vitry. "Criticism" includes nine varied interpretations of the autobiography, written by Clarissa W. Atkinson, Lynn Staley, Karma Lochrie, David Aers, Kathleen Ashley, Gail McMurray Gibson, Sarah Beckwith, Caroline Walker Bynum, and Nicholas Watson. A Selected Bibliography is also included.

Create a review

Product Details

  • publication date: 24/01/2001
  • ISBN13: 9780393976397
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 328
  • ID: 9780393976397
  • weight: 320
  • ISBN10: 0393976394
  • translations: English, middle (1100-1500)

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close