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The book surveys the fragmented state of Britain after the Anglo-Saxon conquests, tracing the - sometimes faltering - rebirth of Christianity from the time of St. Augustine through to the glories of the golden age of Northumbria in the eighth century
Peter Hunter Blair (1912–September 1982) was an English academic and historian specializing in the Anglo-Saxon period. In 1969 he married the children's author, Pauline Clarke.
Peter Hunter Blair (1912–September 1982) was an English academic and historian specializing in the Anglo-Saxon period. Hunter Blair was a fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge and Reader in the Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, University of Cambridge. His published works include: A History of England. Works by or about Peter Hunter Blair in libraries (WorldCat catalog).
The World of Bede book.
by. Hunter Blair, Peter, 1912-1982.
Top. American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. by. Bede, the Venerable, Saint, 673-735, Anglo-Saxons - Intellectual life, Authors, English - Old English, ca. 450-1100 - Biography, Authors, Latin (Medieval and modern) - Biography, Christian saints - England - Biography, Civilization, Anglo-Saxon, England - Church history - 449-1066. London, Secker & Warburg.
The World of Bede: Preface. The World of Bede: Paulinus in Northumbria. The World of Bede: The Bible in the West. The World of Bede: Gaulish and Italian Influences. The World of Bede: The Regular Life.
Some readers will wish that Hunter Blair had more fully examined Bede's exegesis, but he does devote a full one-third of the book to the intellectual milieu of the Anglo-Saxon church, including a chapter on "The Northumbrian Bible," which deals lucidly with technical questions such as the text and format of the Early Medieval Vulgate.
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Author: Michael Lapidge,Peter Hunter Blair
Category: Literature and Fiction
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (October 26, 1990)
Pages: 356 pages
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