English Mystics of the Middle Ages (Cambridge English Prose Texts)

English Mystics of the Middle Ages (Cambridge English Prose Texts)


This variation brings jointly for the 1st time key texts representing the writings of the medieval English mystics. The texts are newly edited from manuscripts, and are supplemented with notes and a word list. The booklet specializes in 5 significant authors, Richard Rolle, Walter Hilton, the nameless writer of The Cloud of Unknowing, Dame Julian of Norwich, and Margery Kempe; extracts from modern translations also are integrated to demonstrate the reception of ecu mystical texts in later medieval England.

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