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Imagining Jerusalem in the medieval West

Author: Lucy Donkin; Hanna Vorholt; British Academy.; University College (University of Oxford)
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, 2012.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy, 175.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume illuminates ways in which Jerusalem was represented in Western Europe during the Middle Ages, c. 700-1500. Focusing on maps and plans in manuscripts and early printed books, it also considers views and architectural replicas.
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucy Donkin; Hanna Vorholt; British Academy.; University College (University of Oxford)
ISBN: 9780197265048 0197265049
OCLC Number: 761379358
Notes: Papers presented at a conference held at University College, Oxford, on Mar. 18-19, 2009.
Description: xxi, 277 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : facsimiles (some color), illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Adomnán's plans in the context of his imagining "the most famous city" / Thomas O'Loughlin --
The exegetical Jerusalem : maps and plans for Ezekiel chapters 40-48 / Catherine Delano-Smith --
The imaginary Jerusalem of Nicholas of Lyra / Lesley Smith --
The "pictures" of Jerusalem in Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Laud Misc. 156 / Mary Carruthers --
"Ista est Jerusalem" : intertextuality and visual exegesis in Peter of Poitiers' Compendium historiae in genealogia Christi and Werner Rolevinck's Fasciculus temporum / Andrea Worm --
Studying with maps : Jerusalem and the Holy Land in two thirteenth-century manuscripts / Hanna Vorholt --
Jerusalem under siege : Marino Sanudo's map of the water supply, 1320 / Evelyn Edson --
An illuminated English guide to pilgrimage in the Holy Land : Oxford, Queen's College, MS 357 / Kathryn M. Rudy --
Virtual pilgrimages to real places : the holy landscapes / Bianca Kühnel.
Series Title: Proceedings of the British Academy, 175.
Responsibility: edited by Lucy Donkin & Hanna Vorholt.

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