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Farmer, David Hugh

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Works: 61 works in 370 publications in 4 languages and 10,280 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Church history  Prayers and devotions  Biographies  Devotional literature  History  Legends  Sources  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Translator
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Publications about David Hugh Farmer
Publications by David Hugh Farmer
Most widely held works by David Hugh Farmer
The Oxford Dictionary of Saints by David Hugh Farmer( Book )
159 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 4,472 libraries worldwide
"This fully-updated fifth edition features concise accounts of the lives, cults, and artistic associations of saints from the famous and obscure, the rich and poor, the academic and the uneducated. New entries include the Martyrs of Korea, Mexico, and Vietnam, as well as the recently canonized such as Edith Stein, Padre Pio, and Josemaria Escriva. The standard one-volume reference work in the field, this dictionary will delight both specialists and general readers."--Jacket
The treasury of saints and martyrs by Margaret Mulvihill( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 794 libraries worldwide
A personal history of a collection of saints and martyrs with an explanation of what it takes to make a saint
The Age of Bede by Bede( Book )
42 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
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Butler's Lives of the saints by Alban Butler( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Offers, for each day of the month of February, an account of a saint's life and accomplishments and includes information on recently canonized saints
Ecclesiastical history of the English people : with Bede's letter to Egbert by Bede( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Written in AD 731, Bede's work opens with a background sketch of Roman Britain's geography and history. It goes on to tell of the kings and bishops, monks and nuns who helped to develop Anglo-Saxon government and religion during the crucial formative years of the English people
Saint Hugh of Lincoln by David Hugh Farmer( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Benedict's disciples ( Book )
12 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
The ecclesiastical history of the English nation by Bede( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 libraries worldwide
From the publisher. Starting with the invasion of Julius Caesar in the fifth century, Bede recorded the history of the English up to his own day in 731 A.D.A scholarly monk working in the north-east of England, Bede wrote the five books of his history in Latin. The Ecclesiastical History is his most famous work, and this edition provides the authoritative Colgrave translation, as well as a new translation of the Greater Chronicle, never before published in English. His Letter to Egbert gives his final reflections on the English Church just before his death. This is the only edition to include all three texts, and they are illuminated further by a detailed introduction and explanatory notes
Christ crucified : and other meditations of a Durham hermit by John Whiterig( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Butler's lives of the saints by Alban Butler( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Saints and saints' lives : essays in honour of D.H. Farmer by David Hugh Farmer( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The oxford dictionary of saints, 2nd ed., by d. farmer (pbk) by David Hugh Farmer( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Magna vita Sancti Hugonis = The life of St Hugh of Lincoln by Adam( Book )
2 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in Latin and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The rule of St. Benedict : Oxford, Bodleian Library, Hatton 48 by Benedict( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in Danish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Penguin Classics Introduction to The Age of Bede by J. F Webb( file )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The anonymous history of Abbot Ceolfrith ( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Farmer, D.H.
Farmer, D. H. 1923-
Farmer, D. H. (David Hugh)
Farmer, David
Farmer, David Francis Hugh 1923-
Farmer, David H.
Farmer, David H. 1923-
Farmer, Hugh
Farmer, Hugh 1923-
Farmer, Hugh (David Hugh)
Languages
English (271)
Italian (3)
Latin (2)
Danish (2)
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