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Ruricius of Limoges and Friends: A Collection of Letters from Visigothic Gaul
The letter collection of Ruricius, bishop of Limoges c.485-510, describes the last quarter of the fifth century, when it had seemed that the Visigothic kingdom of Toulouse, not the kingdom of the Franks, would become the primary barbarian power of Gaul. The letters illustrate how literary life continued under barbarian rule, and demonstrate how well-to-do Gauls responded t ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published August 1st 1999 by Liverpool University Press
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