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  • Title: The English Writings (Classics of Western Spirituality Series)
  • Author: Richard Rolle Rosamund Allen
  • ISBN: 9780809130085
  • Page: 431
  • Format: Paperback

  • This important volume is a modern English translation of Richard Rolle s English writings Much of the translation is based on Hope Emily Allen s Middle English edition of 1931 It is supplemented by complete versions of the English Psalter and the Meditations on the Passion It aims at a presentation of Rolle in today s language, and for readers with a modern approacThis important volume is a modern English translation of Richard Rolle s English writings Much of the translation is based on Hope Emily Allen s Middle English edition of 1931 It is supplemented by complete versions of the English Psalter and the Meditations on the Passion It aims at a presentation of Rolle in today s language, and for readers with a modern approach to spirituality who are interested in the religious aims and idioms of the past The book also seeks to convey some of Rolle s religious fervor, and above all the measured cadence of his prose style, placing him within the context of the ideas and language of his own age.
    Richard Rolle Rosamund Allen
    Richard Rolle 1290 1300 late September 1349 was an English hermit, mystic, and religious writer He is also known as Richard Rolle of Hampole or de Hampole, since at the end of his life he lived near a Cistercian nunnery in Hampole, Yorkshire In the words of Nicholas Watson, scholarly research has shown that during the fifteenth century he was one of the most widely read of English writers, whose works survive in nearly four hundred Englishd at least seventy Continental manuscripts, almost all written between 1390 and 1500.


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