Manuscripts and Monastic Culture Reform and Renewal in Twelfth-Century Germany,

A. I. Beach (ed.);

Editore: Turnhout Brepols 2007, 2007
Da BOOKSELLER - ERIK TONEN BOOKS (antwerpen, Belgio)

Libreria AbeBooks dal 4 luglio 2002

Quantità: 1

Compra usato
Prezzo: EUR 88,00 Convertire valuta
Spedizione: EUR 29,02 Da: Belgio a: U.S.A. Destinazione, tempi e costi
Aggiungere al carrello

Riguardo questo articolo

Hardback, XIV+347 p., 21 b/w ill., 160 x 240 mm. ISBN 9782503515281. Each of the studies in this volume draws upon a manuscript, or a group of manuscripts, that shed light on the practice of monastic life during this period of reform. Many, but not all, of the papers focus on the monastery of Admont in central Austria. Admont was one of the most important spiritual, cultural, and intellectual centres in the high Middle Ages, and its magnificent library still houses an extensive collection of manuscripts - a rich resource both for the history of the monastery and for the broader history of medieval religious life. The book brings together the work of an international group of scholars whose work touches on various aspects of twelfth-century Admont, and the broader movement for reform and renewal in Germany and Austria. With the publication of Charles Homer Haskin's important work, The Renaissance of the Twelfth Century (1933), came a new way of looking at the civilization of the high Middle Ages. Scholars have since investigated many aspects of this revival: the rise of the universities, the development of canon law, the emergence (or re-emergence) of a heightened sense of human individuality, and the revival of religious fervour that has been labelled a reformation before the Reformation. Much of this scholarly work has focused on north-central Italy, France and England. Germany, however, has been little studied in this context, in part because the nature and trajectory of the reform there differed from that seen elsewhere in Europe. The essays in the book both explore connections between Germanic lands and the wider western European context, and consider the unique spiritual and intellectual climate of Germany's monasteries. Languages : English. 0 g. Codice inventario libreria 39710

Fare una domanda alla libreria

Dati bibliografici

Titolo: Manuscripts and Monastic Culture Reform and ...

Casa editrice: Turnhout Brepols 2007

Data di pubblicazione: 2007

Legatura: Hardcover

Descrizione libreria

Always WELCOME !! And this treasure trove of a bookstore does offer a lot to browse through. If you visit www.erik-tonen-books on Abebooks and use the search feature, you will find that the books located on the shelves are a mere fraction of the titles stored in the vaults of this individual who set out as a dilettante, but ended up as a more than professional bookseller - and an eminent member of the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers to boot.

Visita la pagina della libreria

Condizioni di vendita:

Terms and conditions of sale

Books are offered if unsold. The order of incoming orders will be respected strictly. You can also order the book directly on and you get the best price - !!

Orders can be placed via e-mail (, or in writing, preferably not by telephone.

The books that are offered online are not available at our bookshop at 48 Kloosterstraat.

You will receive an e-mail confirming the availability of the book(s) and providing details wi...

Ulteriori informazioni
Condizioni di spedizione:

Orders usually ship within 3 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 4.2 LB, or 2 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. ;

Tutti i libri della libreria

Metodi di pagamento
accettati dalla libreria

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue