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The Resource Reading in the wilderness : private devotion and public performance in late medieval England, Jessica Brantley, (electronic resource)

Reading in the wilderness : private devotion and public performance in late medieval England, Jessica Brantley, (electronic resource)

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Reading in the wilderness : private devotion and public performance in late medieval England
Title
Reading in the wilderness
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private devotion and public performance in late medieval England
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Brantley
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading in the wilderness : private devotion and public performance in late medieval England, Jessica Brantley, (electronic resource)
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Reading in the wilderness : private devotion and public performance in late medieval England, Jessica Brantley, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [395]-448) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: The performance of reading -- "Silence visible" : Carthusian devotional reading and meditative practice -- Backgrounds : the Carthusian Order -- Carthusians and books -- Carthusians and art -- The shapes of eremitic reading in the desert of religion : the desert of religion as imagetext -- "ALS wildernes is wroght ́is boke" : formats of monastic books -- Reading spiritual community in the wilderness -- Lyric imaginings and painted prayers -- The eremitic lyric and Richard Rolle -- Imagining the Carthusian reader -- Liturgical pageantry in private spaces -- Reading the liturgy : two models -- Performing the holy name -- Performing the canonical hours -- Performing the seven sacraments -- Envisioning dialogue in performance -- "In maner of a dyaloge it wente" -- Allegorical dialogues : the pylgremage of the soul -- Mystical dialogues : the treatise of the seven points -- Dramatizing the cell : theatrical performances in monastic reading -- Dramatic texts, lyric voices, and private readers -- Theatrical reading in additional 37049 -- Monastic closet drama -- Conclusion: Reading performances
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xviii, 463 p., 8 p. of plates
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  • online
  • electronic
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ill. (some col.).
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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