Letters from the English Abbots to the Chapter at Citeaux, 1442-1521

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    Letters from the English Abbots to the Chapter at Citeaux, 1442-1521

    Fourth Series. Vol 4

    CH Talbot

    Royal Historical Society 1967

    Hardback 282pp

    9780901050649   Product Code: 72542

    'The sole material we have for judging the state of the Cistercians in England during the 15th century', these letters show the Order struggling to fulfil its obligations despite debt and depleted numbers. Among the topics touched upon are Lazarus of Padway's journey to the General Chapter during time of war, the Visitation at Wardon, and the Studium at Oxford. Latin text, with English apparatus.

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