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By Constant J. Mews,Patrick J. Geary

ISBN-10: 0860784886

ISBN-13: 9780860784883

quantity II of the AUTHORS OF the center a long time sequence includes nos. 5-6 within the sequence: 'Peter Abelard' through consistent J. Mews and 'Honorius Augustodunensis' by way of V.I.J. Flint. PETER ABELARD (1079-1142) was once some of the most artistic and arguable thinkers of the twelfth century. This examine strains his lifestyles as a philosopher and theologian, paying specific awareness to the various scholarly debates provoked by means of the Historia calamitatum and the prestigious alternate of letters with Heloise. It includes a complete survey of his writings, directory the manuscripts during which they take place. HONORIUS AUGUSTODUNENSIS, c. 1098-c. 1140, some of the most prolific and generally learn authors of the early twelfth century, used to be a passionate proselytiser on behalf of the Benedictines. This examine units out the intense gains of his occupation and the character of the conflict he fought via his writings. Few of his works have seemed in smooth variations, this examine offers brief money owed of every and their manuscripts.

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