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The Resource Reforming saints : saint's lives and their authors in Germany, 1470-1530, David J. Collins

Reforming saints : saint's lives and their authors in Germany, 1470-1530, David J. Collins

Label
Reforming saints : saint's lives and their authors in Germany, 1470-1530
Title
Reforming saints
Title remainder
saint's lives and their authors in Germany, 1470-1530
Statement of responsibility
David J. Collins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Reforming Saints' is an investigation of how and why early German humanists were attracted to composing saints' lives in the half century preceding the Reformation. The book focuses on 36 Latin lives written between 1470 and 1520
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collins, D. J.
Dewey number
235/.2094309024
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in historical theology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian saints
  • Authors
  • Authorship
  • Humanism
  • Renaissance
Label
Reforming saints : saint's lives and their authors in Germany, 1470-1530, David J. Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-206) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reforming the church : humanist authors and bishop saints -- Legends pleasing and brightly polished : the holy recluses -- Situating the saints : Germania illustrata and saints lives -- Turning Swiss : the patriotism of the Holy Hermit Nicholas
Control code
ocn192159233
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 227 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435630604
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)192159233
Label
Reforming saints : saint's lives and their authors in Germany, 1470-1530, David J. Collins
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-206) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reforming the church : humanist authors and bishop saints -- Legends pleasing and brightly polished : the holy recluses -- Situating the saints : Germania illustrata and saints lives -- Turning Swiss : the patriotism of the Holy Hermit Nicholas
Control code
ocn192159233
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 227 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435630604
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)192159233

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