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Richard Rolle prose and verse by Richard Rolle of Hampole

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Published by Published for the Early English Text Society by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Mysticism

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes

Statementedited from MS Longleat 29 and related manuscripts by S.J. Ogilvie-Thomson
SeriesEarly English Text Society -- no. 293, Early English Text Society (Series) -- no. 293
ContributionsOgilvie-Thomson, S. J
The Physical Object
Paginationxcvi, 270 p. :
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17551579M
ISBN 100197222951
LC Control Number88004171

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