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1. Record Number: 3736
Title : The "Vie Seinte Osith": Hagiography and Politics in Anglo-Norman England [The author argues that Saint Osyth acts in a system in which lordship is the model; her canons can expect protection and maintenance in return for loyal service].
Source: Studies in Philology , 96., 4 (Fall 1999):  Pages 367 - 393.
Year of Publication: 1999.

2. Record Number: 8657
Author(s): Russell, D. W.
Title : The Secularization of Hagiography in the Anglo-Norman "Vie Seinte Osith" [The Anglo-Norman hagiographical poem borrows heavily from Old French secular genres, including "chansons de geste" and romances. The poem departs from most narratives about holy women by using courtly discourse to describe the exemplary virginity, marriage, and trials of Saint Osith. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Allegorica , 12., ( 1991):  Pages 3 - 16.
Year of Publication: 1991.