Hardback
October 1, 2012
9786155225208
English
418
1.84 Pounds (US)
$60.00 USD
v2.1 Reference

Saints of the Christianization Age of Central Europe

Tenth to Eleventh Centuries

Edited by Gabor Klaniczay
This volume is the first of two containing hagiographical narratives from medieval Central Europe. The lives of the saints in this volume, from the tenth to eleventh centuries, written not much later, are telling witnesses for the process of Christianization of Bohemia, Poland, Hungary and Dalmatia. Most of them became patrons of their region and highly venerated throughout the Middle Ages. The volume presents the first English translation of a legend of each of these saints with the most recent critical edition of the Latin original and prefaces discussing the textual tradition. In an appendix the extensive hagiographical literature of the saints is being critically surveyed.
Central European University Press

9786155225208 : saints-of-the-christianization-age-of-central-europe-klaniczay
Hardback
418 Pages
$60.00 USD

Other Titles by Gabor Klaniczay

The Oldest Legend

Ildiko Csepregi
Jan 2018 - Central European University Press
$100.00 USD - Hardback

Witchcraft Mythologies and Persecutions

Gabor Klaniczay
May 2008 - Central European University Press
$50.00 USD - Hardback

Other Titles in HISTORY / Medieval

History of Ukraine-Rus'

Mykhailo Hrushevsky
Nov 2020 - CIUS Press, an imprint of University of Alberta Press
$119.95 USD - Hardback

The Bishop's Burden

Celeste McNamara
Oct 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Cosmas of Prague

edited by Janos M. Bak, Pavlina Rychterova
Oct 2020 - Central European University Press
$110.00 USD - Hardback