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Author Bradley, Jill.
Title 'You shall surely not die' : the concepts of sin and death as expressed in the manuscript art of Northwestern Europe, c. 800-1200 / by Jill Bradley.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008.

Author Bradley, Jill.
Series Library of the written word ; v. 4. The manuscript world ; v. 2
Library of the written word ; 4.
Library of the written word. Manuscript world ; v. 2.
Subject Christianity and art.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- Europe, Northern.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- Europe, Western.
Sin -- Christianity.
Death -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Description 1 online resource (2 volumes (xvi, 727 pages)) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 703-718) and index.
Contents Acknowledgements; List of Illustrations; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter One. The Ninth Century: Loyalty and Lordship in the Frankish Realm; Chapter Two. Monastic Reform and Man's Fatal Flaw; Chapter Three. Knowing the Enemy, the Battle Within; Basic Type; Chapter Four. Responsibility, Redemption and the Demise of Death; Chapter Four. Responsibility, Redemption and the Demise of Death; Chapter Five. The Fall in Public Places; Chapter Six. Conclusions; Illustrations; Appendices; Bibliography; Photographic Acknowledgements; Index.
Summary The period 800-1200 saw many changes in attitude towards death, sin and salvation. Using medieval miniatures to complement written sources, this book gives fresh insight into how ideas of death, sin and salvation altered and developed in order to meet the needs of a changing society in the Middle Ages.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789047443650 (electronic bk.)
9047443659 (electronic bk.)
9789004169104 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9004169105 (hardback ; alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 10.1163/ej.9789004169104.i-728
OCLC # 607375197
Additional Format Print version: Bradley, Jill. 'You shall surely not die'. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008 9789004169104 (DLC) 2008015352 (OCoLC)225532613

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