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The Venerable Bede"s Ecclesiastical history of England also the Anglo-Saxon chronicle : with illustrative notes, a map of Anglo-Saxon England and a general index by Saint Bede the Venerable

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Published by H. G. Bohn in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- Church history -- 449-1066.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Anglo Saxon period, 449-1066 -- Sources.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesAnglo-Saxon chronicle.
Statementedited by J. A. Giles.
SeriesBohn"s antiquarian library
ContributionsGiles, J. A. 1808-1884., Stevens, John, d. 1726., Gurney, Anna, 1795-1857., Petrie, Henry, 1768-1842.
The Physical Object
Paginationxliv, 515, [1] p. :
Number of Pages515
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14047263M
OCLC/WorldCa5815529

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The Ecclesiastical History of the English People; The Greater Chronicle; Bede's Letter to Egbert (Oxford World's Classics) by Bede, Judith McClure, et al. | Apr 1, out of 5 stars 9 rows    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. . The body of this venerable virgin and bride of Christ was buried in the church of the blessed protomartyr, Stephen. It was thought fit, three days after, to take up the stone that covered the tomb, and to raise it higher in the same place, and whilst they were doing this, so sweet a fragrance rose from below, that it seemed to all the brethren. Bede's Ecclesiastical History of England eBook: Bede, the Venerable: : Kindle Store.

The Venerable Bede was a monk at the monastery of Jarrow in the 8th century, and is most famous for his seminal work, Historia Ecclesiastica Gentis Anglorum or The Ecclesiastical History . By: The Venerable Bede () Bede's Ecclesiastical History of England is a work in Latin by Bede on the history of the Christian Churches in England, and of England generally; its main focus is on the conflict between Roman and Celtic Christianity. It is considered to be one of the most important original references on Anglo-Saxon history.   Bede is rightly called the Father of English History. The book is interesting as a view into the past. People led lives of squalor, solitude, and splendor as they do today. Controversies within the church sprang up, mostly around the proper calculation of Easter's date each year/5(21).   LibriVox recording of Ecclesiastical History of England, by The Venerable Bede, translated by A. M. Sellar. Read by volunteer readers. Bede's Ecclesiastical History of England is a work in Latin by Bede on the history of the Christian Churches in England, and of England generally; its main focus is on the conflict between Roman and Celtic Christianity.

  The History of the English Church and People has a clear polemical and didactic purpose. Bede sets out, not just to tell the story of the English, but to adv. Buy Ecclesiastical History of the English People Rev Ed by Bede, Farmer, D., Sherley-Price, Leo (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Reviews: Source: Bede, The Ecclesiastical History of the English Nation, translator not clearly indicated (But it seems to be L.C. Jane's Temple Classics translation), introduction by Vida D. Scudder, (London: J.M. Dent; New York E.P. Dutton, ) Notes: 1. Page numbers have been removed for this etext: For citation purposes refer to the Book and Chapter of the History.   Bede is rightly called the Father of English History. The book is interesting as a view into the past. People led lives of squalor, solitude, and splendor as they do today. Controversies within the church sprang up, mostly around the proper calculation of Easter's date each year/5(20).