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The book of Margery Kempe, Margery Kempe

Label
The book of Margery Kempe
Title
The book of Margery Kempe
Statement of responsibility
Margery Kempe
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • enm
  • eng
Summary
'The Book of Margery Kempe' is the extraordinary account of a medieval wife, mother, and mystic. The earliest autobiography in English, It describes Kempe's transformation from businesswoman to pilgrim, her visions, hostile encounters with clergy and travels to holy sites abroad. This translation provides full introduction and notes
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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approximately 1373-
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Kempe, Margery
Dewey number
  • 248.2'2'092
  • 248.22092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1975-
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Bale, Anthony Paul
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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  • Kempe, Margery
  • Women authors, English
  • Christian women
  • Christian women
  • Mysticism
  • Biography
Label
The book of Margery Kempe, Margery Kempe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the Middle English
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780199686643
Edition
  • New edition /
  • translated by Anthony Bale.
Extent
336 pages.
Isbn
9780199686643
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The book of Margery Kempe, Margery Kempe
Publication
Note
Translated from the Middle English
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780199686643
Edition
  • New edition /
  • translated by Anthony Bale.
Extent
336 pages.
Isbn
9780199686643
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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