The Resource The life of Saint Katherine of Alexandria, John Capgrave ; translated by Karen A. Winstead

The life of Saint Katherine of Alexandria, John Capgrave ; translated by Karen A. Winstead

Label
The life of Saint Katherine of Alexandria
Title
The life of Saint Katherine of Alexandria
Statement of responsibility
John Capgrave ; translated by Karen A. Winstead
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • enm
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
821.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1845.L49
LC item number
A38 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Notre Dame texts in medieval culture
Label
The life of Saint Katherine of Alexandria, John Capgrave ; translated by Karen A. Winstead
Publication
Note
  • "The translation is based on the version of the life preserved in Bodleian Library MS Rawlinson 118, which is generally considered the closest to Capgrave's original" -- Introduction
  • This volume also includes an appendix with passages of Capgrave's original Middle English and literal translations into modern English
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue. The discovery and translation of Katherine's life -- Book 1. Katherine's parentage, upbringing, and coronation -- Book 2. The marriage parliament -- Book 3. Katherine's conversion and mystical marriage -- Book 4. Katherine's confrontation with Maxentius and debate with fifty scholars -- Book 5. Katherine's martyrdom -- Notes to the translation -- Appendix
Control code
000047327481
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
203 p.
Isbn
9780268044268
Lccn
2011025685
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27050245
System control number
  • (OCoLC)726819021
  • muse0268044260

Library Locations

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