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Title Prophets abroad : the reception of Continental holy women in late-medieval England / edited by Rosalynn Voaden.
Imprint Cambridge ; Rochester, NY, USA : D.S. Brewer, 1996.

Subject Women mystics -- Europe.
Christian women saints -- Europe.
Women in Christianity.
Mysticism -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Mysticism -- England -- History.
Spiritual life -- Christianity.
England -- Church history -- 1066-1485.
Alt Name Voaden, Rosalynn, 1949-
Description xiii, 197 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 0859914259 (acid-free paper)
OCLC # 34772114
Table of Contents
 Introduction / Rosalynn Voaden 
 Hildegard and the Male Reader: a Study in Insular Reception / Kathryn Kerby-Fulton1
 Melting into God the English Way: Deification in the Middle English Version of Marguerite Porete's Mirouer des simples ames anienties / Nicholas Watson19
 The Company She Keeps: Mechtild of Hackeborn in Late-Medieval Devotional Compilations / Rosalynn Voaden51
 The Visionary and the Canon Lawyers: Papal and Other Revisions to the Regula Salvatoris of St Bridget of Sweden / Roger Ellis71
 MS Cotton Claudius B.I.: a Middle English Edition of St Bridget of Sweden's Liber Celestis / Joan Isobel Friedman91
 Holy Women and their Confessors or Confessors and their Holy Women? Margery Kempe and Continental Tradition / Janette Dillon115
 Ecstatic Reading and Missionary Mysticism: The Orcherd of Syon / Denise L. Despres141
 The Prophet at Home: Elizabeth Barton and the Influence of Bridget of Sweden and Catherine of Siena / Diane Watt161
 Auctricitas? Holy Women and their Middle English Texts / Ian Johnson177