Visions in Late Medieval England: Lay Spirituality and Sacred Glimpses of the Hidden Worlds of Faith
Visions were highly popular in the late Middle Ages, whether preached as vivid stories from the pulpit, illuminated in saint-filled manuscripts, or experienced during the breathless anticipation of a Mass or eerie darkness of a Yorkshire graveyard. This volume is the first to map out the wide range of vision types in late medieval English lay piety. Analyzing 1000 visionar...more
Hardcover, 273 pages
Published February 23rd 2007 by Brill Academic Publishers
(first published February 1st 2007)
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