Iona, Kells, and Derry: The History and Hagiography of the Monastic Familia of Columba

Iona, Kells, and Derry: The History and Hagiography of the Monastic Familia of Columba[EPUB] ✶ Iona, Kells, and Derry: The History and Hagiography of the Monastic Familia of Columba By Máire Herbert – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk This is a study of the history and documentary records of one of Ireland's most important early monastic communities the familia of St Columba between the sixth and twelfth centuries The federation of This is a study of the and Derry: MOBI ï history and documentary records of one of Ireland's most important early monastic communities the familia of St Columba between the sixth and twelfth centuries The federation of Iona, Kells, PDF \ Columban monasteries left three major hagiographical works the Vita Columbae of Adomnan the Life of Adomnan and an Irish Life of Colum CilleThe conventional literary settings in which the Columban texts are presented has Kells, and Derry: PDF/EPUB ã tended to obscure the valuable information they contain about the circumstances and prevailing attitudes of the time Approaching the texts from three points of view historical linguistic and literary Maire Herbert makes clear how Kells, and Derry: The History eBook à the hagiography reflected and responded to significant events Iona Kells and Derry gives a uniue insight into the aims and attitudes of the Columban monastic federation at critical stages in its history.

Iona, Kells, and Derry: The History and Hagiography of the
  • Paperback
  • 320 pages
  • Iona, Kells, and Derry: The History and Hagiography of the Monastic Familia of Columba
  • Máire Herbert
  • English
  • 23 March 2014
  • 9781851822447