A stanzaic life of Christ compiled from Higden"s Polychronicon and the Legenda aurea

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Published by Early English Text Society, Krauss Reprint in Oxford, Millwood, N.Y .

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  • Jesus Christ -- Poetry.,
  • Christian poetry, English (Middle)

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Statementedited from Ms. Harley 3909 by Frances A. Foster.
SeriesEarly English Text Society (Series)., 166.
ContributionsFoster, Frances A. b. 1887., Higden, Ranulf, d. 1364., Jacobus, de Voragine, ca. 1229-1298., British Library.
LC ClassificationsPR2029 .L24 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxliii, 456 p. :
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2375100M
ISBN 100527001635
LC Control Number87003305

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The picture on page 3 is Jesus by M. Hook. Used by permission. The maps on pages 5 and 8 are reproduced from Jesus and His Times, copyrightThe Reader’s Digest.

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