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Author Mossman, Stephen, 1979-

Title Marquard von Lindau and the challenges of religious life in late medieval Germany : the Passion, the Eucharist, the Virgin Mary / by Stephen Mossman
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010


Description 1 online resource (vi, 381 pages)
Series Oxford modern languages and literature monographs
Oxford modern languages and literature monographs.
Contents Introduction; 1 The Passion; 2 The Eucharist; 3 The Virgin Mary; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Summary This is a study of the intellectual history and religious culture of German-speaking Europe in the late Middle Ages. Its focus is the bilingual oeuvre of the Franciscan friar Marquard von Lindau (d. 1392), arguably the most widely-read author in the German language before the Reformation. His most successful works were those in which he considered pragmatic issues of Christian life, aimed at a broad reading public that stretched from monks and nuns living the contemplative life inenclosed convents; to his confreres, novices and students in the mendicant orders; and the literate citizens of the
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Marquard, von Lindau, -1392.
Jesus Christ -- Passion.
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint.
SUBJECT Jesus Christ. fast (OCoLC)fst00040116
Marquard, von Lindau, -1392 fast (OCoLC)fst01833013
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint. fast (OCoLC)fst00068107
Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Bible. fast (OCoLC)fst01356024
Subject Lord's Supper -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
RELIGION -- Biblical Reference -- Quotations.
Lord's Supper -- Middle Ages.
Passion of Jesus Christ.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191573484