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Title Aldhelm and Sherborne : essays to celebrate the founding of the bishopric / edited by Katherine Barker with Nicholas Brooks.
Imprint Oxford : Oxbow Books ; Oakville, CT : Distributed in the USA by David Brown, 2010.

Subject Aldhelm, Saint, 640?-709 -- Congresses.
Sherborne (Dorset, England) -- Church history -- Congresses.
Sherborne (Dorset, England) -- History -- Congresses.
Alt Name Barker, Katherine.
Brooks, Nicholas.
Aldhelm, Saint, 640?-709. Carmen rhythmicum.
Vonkale (Musical group)
Description 1 online resource (xxii, 310 pages) : illustrations, maps
Note "Based on papers given at a Conference held at Sherborne in June 2005 to mark the thirteen-hundredth anniversary of the founding of the bishopric by Aldhelm of Malmesbury."
Accompanying CD contains Aldhelm's Carmen Rhythmicum performed by Vonkale.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter 1: Usque Domnoniam: the setting of Aldhelm's Carmen rhythmicum, literature, language and the liminal; Chapter 2: Usque Domnoniam: Sherborne, Glastonbury and the Expansion of Wessex; Chapter 3: New light on Aldhelm's letter to King Gerent of Dumnonia; Chapter 4: Aldhelm and the 'Epinal-Erfurt Glossary'; Chapter 5: Aldhelm's Irish and British Connections; Chapter 6: Faricii Abbatis Meldvnensis vita sancti Aldhelmi, Faricius' 'Life of St Aldhelm'
Chapter 7: Church dedications 'west of Selwood'Chapter 8: Th e Carmen rhythmicum: Aldhelm, poet and composer of carmina; Chapter 9: Aldhelm's Carmen rhythmicum with translations by Michael Lapidge; Index
ISBN 9781842178720 (electronic bk.)
1842178725 (electronic bk.)
9781842178706 (electronic bk.)
1842178709 (electronic bk.)
9781842173572
184217357X
OCLC # 768065987
Additional Format Print version: Aldhelm and Sherborne. Oxford : Oxbow Books ; Oakville, CT : Distributed in the USA by David Brown, 2010 (DLC) 2010000434 (OCoLC)313657296


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