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Imagining heaven in the Middle Ages : a book of essays

Author: Jan Swango Emerson; Hugh Feiss
Publisher: New York : Garland Pub., 2000.
Series: Garland reference library of the humanities, vol. 2096.; Garland reference library of the humanities., Garland medieval casebooks ;, vol. 27.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Swango Emerson; Hugh Feiss
ISBN: 0815331215 9780815331216
OCLC Number: 42726201
Notes: Mostly papers presented at a seminar entitled "Late Antiquity and medieval conceptions of heaven" held at the University of California-Santa Barbara during the Summer of 1993.
Description: xxii, 364 p. : ill., facsim. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Harmony, hierarchy, and the senses in the Vision of Tundal / Jan Swango Emerson --
The sexual body in Dante's celestial paradise / F. Regina Psaki --
John of Fécamp's longing for heaven / High Feiss --
The discourse of heaven in Mechtild of Hackeborn's Booke of gostlye grace --
Heaven in Bernard of Cluny's De contemptu mundi / Ronald E. Pepin --
Hadewijch of Antwerp's dark visions of heaven / Mary Suydam --
Heaven in the theology of Hugh, Achard, and Richard of St. Victor / Hugh Feiss --
Thomas Aquinas on beatitude / Lawrence F. Hundersmarck --
Heavenly visions, earthly realities : an attempt to replicate the heavenly city through municipal legislation / Robert Anthony Laures --
Pyramus at the mulberry tree : de-petrifying Dante's tinted mind / Christian Moevs --
Impassioned failure : memory, metaphor, and the drive toward intellection / Daniel P. Terkla --
Afterword / Jeffrey Burton Russell.
Series Title: Garland reference library of the humanities, vol. 2096.; Garland reference library of the humanities., Garland medieval casebooks ;, vol. 27.
Responsibility: edited by Jan Swango Emerson and Hugh Feiss ; afterword by Jeffrey Burton Russell.

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