Ecclesiastical History of the English People Penguin Classics

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Relating the deeds of great men and women but also describing landscape, customs and ordinary lives, this is a rich, vivid portrait of an emerging church and nation by the 'Father of English History'. Leo sherley-price's translation from the Latin brings us an accurate and readable version of Bede's History.

Ecclesiastical History of the English People Penguin Classics #ad - A vivid account of an emerging church and nation. H. It begins with julius caesar's invasion in the first century BC and goes on to tell of the kings and bishops, monks and nuns who helped to develop government and convert the people to Christianity during these crucial formative years. Farmer. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world.

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The History of the Kings of Britain Penguin Classics

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Penguin Books #ad - But geoffrey of monmouth’s powerful evocation of illustrious men and deeds captured the imagination of subsequent generations, Dryden, and his influence can be traced through the works of Malory, Shakespeare, and Tennyson. His introduction discusses in depth the aims of the author and his possible sources, and describes the impact of this work on British literature.

The History of the Kings of Britain Penguin Classics #ad - Completed in 1136, this classic chronicle traces the story of the realm from its supposed foundation by Brutus to the coming of the Saxons some two thousand years later. Vividly portraying legendary and semi-legendary figures such as Lear, it is as much myth as it is history, Merlin the magician, King Arthur, Cymbeline, and the most famous of all British heroes, and its veracity was questioned by other medieval writers.

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Alfred the Great: Asser's Life of King Alfred & Other Contemporary Sources Penguin Classics

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RB 1980: The Rule of St. Benedict in English

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Liturgical Press #ad - RB 1980: The Rule of St. Benedict in English #ad - Penguin Classics. For fifteen centuries benedictine monasticism has been governed by a Rule that is at once strong enough to instill order and yet flexible enough to have relevance fifteen-hundred years later. This pocket-sized, English-only edition is perfect for individual or group study. Penguin Books.

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Eusebius: The Church History

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Our principal resource for earliest Chrisitianity, The Church History presents a panorama of apostles, emperors, heretics, confessors, church fathers, heroes, bishops, and martyrs. This paperback edition includes Paul L. Coupled with helpful indexes and the loeb numbering system, these features promise to liberate Eusebius from previous outdated and stilted works, creating a new standard primary resource for readers interested in the early history of Christianity.

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The Song of Roland

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This new, historical commentary on each book of The Church History, highly affordable paperback edition includes Maier's best-selling translation, and ten maps and illustrations. Penguin Classics.

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The Age of Bede Penguin Classics

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Penguin Classics #ad - Penguin Classics. This selection of writings from the sixth and seventh century AD provides a powerful insight into the early history of the Christian Church in England and Ireland. Penguin Books. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

With more than 1, 700 titles, penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Both vital religious writings and a revealing insight into the reality of life at a formative time for the church, they describe an era of heroism and bitter conflict, and the rapid spread of the Christian faith.

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The Age of Bede Penguin Classics #ad - From bede's life of cuthbert and lives of the abbots of wearmouth and Jarrow to the anonymous Voyage of St Brendan - a whimsical mixture of fact and fantasy that describes a quest for paradise on earth - these are vivid accounts of the profoundly spiritual and passionately heroic lives of Christian pioneers and saints.

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The Nine Tailors

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Two Lives of Charlemagne Penguin Classics

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Copyright 1962. Sayers. Penguin Books. The biographies brought together here provide a rich and varied portrait of the king from two perspectives: that of Einhard, a close friend and adviser, and of Notker, a monastic scholar and musician writing fifty years after Charlemagne's death. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world.

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Anselm of Canterbury: The Major Works Oxford World's Classics

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Penguin Books. His writings on matters such as free will, the nature of truth, and the existence of God make Anselm one of the greatest theologians and philosophers in history, and this translation provides readers with their first opportunity to read his most important works within a single volume. About the series: for over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe.

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A History of the Franks Penguin Classics

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A History of the Franks Penguin Classics #ad - Isbn-10: 0156658992, isbn-13: 978-0156658997. This colorful narrative of French history in the sixth century is a dramatic and detailed portrait of a period of political and religious turmoil. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world.

With more than 1, 700 titles, penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Sayers character: Lord Peter Wimsey. Penguin Classics. The nine tailors: a lord Peter Wimsey Mystery by Dorothy L. Copyright 1962. Penguin Books. Sayers. Sayers.

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