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The Resource Saints : studies in hagiography, edited by Sandro Sticca

Saints : studies in hagiography, edited by Sandro Sticca

Label
Saints : studies in hagiography
Title
Saints
Title remainder
studies in hagiography
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sandro Sticca
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DCC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sticca, Sandro
Series statement
Medieval & Renaissance texts & studies
Series volume
141
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian hagiography
  • Christian saints
  • Europe
Label
Saints : studies in hagiography, edited by Sandro Sticca
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers based on the twenty-third conference on "The Cult of the Saints" sponsored by the Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies at Binghamton University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-347) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Saints, scholars, and society: the elusive goal / Patrick Geary -- Literary transformation in post-Carolingian saints' offices: using all the evidence / Andrew Hughes -- Imitatio Helenae: sainthood as an attribute of queenship / Jo Ann McNamara -- Changing images of sainthood: St. Cuthbert in the Historia de Sancto Cuthberto / Ted Johnson-South -- "A mirror of sanctity": madness as metaphor in the Vita Wulfstani / Mary Lunn Rampolla
  • (Cont'd.) Vernacular hagiography and lay piety: two old French adaptations of the life of Saint Margaret of Antioch / Laurie Postlewate -- Ramon Llull's Blanquerna and the type of the urban saint: hagiographic fiction in relation to the preaching of the friars / Roberto J. González-Casanovas -- Saints in play: English theater and saints' lives / Clifford Davidson -- Saint Francis, a saint in progress / Chiara Frugoni -- Benozzo Gozzoli's cycle of the life of Saint Francis in Montefalco: hagiography and homily / Diane Cole Ahl
  • (Cont'd.) The cult of St. Anthony of Padua / Sarah Blake McHam -- Holy patronage, holy promotion: the cult of saints in Fifteenth-Century Venice / Patricia H. Labalme -- Devotion to the Archangel Raphael in renaissance Florence / Konrad Eisenbichler -- Praying to saints in the late middle ages / Virginia Reinburg -- Martin of Tours: a patron saint of medieval comedy / Martin W. Walsh
Control code
l80095004768
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 352 p.
Isbn
9780866981798
Lccn
lc95004768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Saints : studies in hagiography, edited by Sandro Sticca
Publication
Note
Papers based on the twenty-third conference on "The Cult of the Saints" sponsored by the Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies at Binghamton University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-347) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Saints, scholars, and society: the elusive goal / Patrick Geary -- Literary transformation in post-Carolingian saints' offices: using all the evidence / Andrew Hughes -- Imitatio Helenae: sainthood as an attribute of queenship / Jo Ann McNamara -- Changing images of sainthood: St. Cuthbert in the Historia de Sancto Cuthberto / Ted Johnson-South -- "A mirror of sanctity": madness as metaphor in the Vita Wulfstani / Mary Lunn Rampolla
  • (Cont'd.) Vernacular hagiography and lay piety: two old French adaptations of the life of Saint Margaret of Antioch / Laurie Postlewate -- Ramon Llull's Blanquerna and the type of the urban saint: hagiographic fiction in relation to the preaching of the friars / Roberto J. González-Casanovas -- Saints in play: English theater and saints' lives / Clifford Davidson -- Saint Francis, a saint in progress / Chiara Frugoni -- Benozzo Gozzoli's cycle of the life of Saint Francis in Montefalco: hagiography and homily / Diane Cole Ahl
  • (Cont'd.) The cult of St. Anthony of Padua / Sarah Blake McHam -- Holy patronage, holy promotion: the cult of saints in Fifteenth-Century Venice / Patricia H. Labalme -- Devotion to the Archangel Raphael in renaissance Florence / Konrad Eisenbichler -- Praying to saints in the late middle ages / Virginia Reinburg -- Martin of Tours: a patron saint of medieval comedy / Martin W. Walsh
Control code
l80095004768
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 352 p.
Isbn
9780866981798
Lccn
lc95004768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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