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  • Record Number: 11416
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Kempster , Hugh.
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  • Title: Julian of Norwich: The Westminster Text of "A Revelation of Love" [includes an edition of the Westminster text with some variant readings from other manuscripts; the author argues that the Westminster editor heavily abridged and adapted the text in order to simplify the technical intricacies of julian's mystical theology because the manuscript was destined for a lay audience].
  • Source: Mystics Quarterly 23, 4 (December 1997): Pages 177 - 209.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Edition of Text;Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Editing Texts Interpolation Julian of Norwich, Mystic Lay Piety Manuscripts Mystics Readers Theology Visions Women in Religion
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  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 14- 15
  • Primary Evidence: Manuscript; Westminster, Westminster Cathedral Treasury MS 4, 72v to 112 r. Currently on loan to Westminster Abbey Library. The manuscript consists of 112 folios, all written in the hand of a single scribe.
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  • Year of Publication: 1997.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 07425503