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Angels and earthly creatures

Elinor Wylie

Angels and earthly creatures

by Elinor Wylie

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Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Poems.

Statement[by] Elinor Wylie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3545.Y45 A8 1929
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 63 p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6727959M
LC Control Number29010540
OCLC/WorldCa635132

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Angels and Earthly Creatures Preaching, Performance, and Gender in the Later Middle Ages Claire M. Waters. pages | 6 x 9 Cloth | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Ebook editions are available from selected online vendors A volume in the Middle Ages Series View table of contents "Waters's book is remarkable in the range of sources employed and the attention.

Nineteen sonnets --Elements and angels. Chimaera sleeping -- Absent thee from felicity awhile -- Felo de se -- O virtuous light -- Hymn to Earth -- This corruptible -- Earthly creatures. Fair Annet's song -- Robin Hood's heart -- The mountaineer's ballad -- Hughie at the Inn -- Nonsense rhyme -- Bread alone -- To a cough in the street at Written: Angels and Earthly Creatures: A Sequence of Sonnets Henley on Thames, UK: Borough Press, (also known as One Person).

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Angels and Earthly Creatures Book Description: Texts by, for, and about preachers from the twelfth to the fourteenth centuries reveal an intense interest in the preacher's human nature and its intersection with his "angelic" role.

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Waters. (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. xi, $) Claire Waters identifies two central points of her book. Angels and Earthly Creatures by no means offers a comprehensive account of medieval preaching, nor does it claim to do so.

But it is a thought-provoking book which opens many lines of inquiry, particularly around the embodied aspects of teaching and : Kerstin Pfeiffer. Angels and Earthly Creatures Claire M.

Waters Published by University of Pennsylvania Press Waters, Claire M. Angels and Earthly Creatures: Preaching, Performance, and Gender in the Later Middle by: Angels and Earthly Creatures: A Sequence of Sonnets (also known as One Person), privately printed, Borough Press (Henley on Thames, England), Angels and Earthly Creatures (includes Angels and Earthly Creatures: A Sequence of Sonnets), Knopf (New York City and London), Birthday Sonnet, Random House (New York, NY), Angels and Earthly Creatures by no means offers a comprehensive account of medieval preaching, nor does it claim to do so.

But it is a thought-provoking book which opens many lines of inquiry, particularly around the embodied aspects of teaching and preaching. Waters' reading of. When they appear on Earth, angels may be in either human or heavenly form.

So angels may visit in disguise, looking just like human beings. Or angels may appear as they've been popularly depicted in art, as creatures with human faces and powerful wings, often shining with light from within. book will be part of the ongoing attempt to understand the diversity of Jewish experiences in medieval Europe.

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Waters. Angels and Earthly Creatures: Preaching, Performance, and Gender in the Later Middle Ages. (Middle -Ages Series.) University of Pennsylvania Press, pp. xi + ~ arefully researched and attentively prepared, this study brings together a number of subjects of interest to medievalists in general and feministAuthor: Catherine S.

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