A Monastic Renaissance at St Albans: Thomas Walsingham and by James G. Clark

By James G. Clark

A Monastic Renaissance at St Albans is a learn of highbrow existence - educating, preaching, the creation of books, and the pursuit of scholarship - at one in all England's maximum monasteries on the finish of the center a long time. It has constantly been assumed that the monasteries fell into decline lengthy earlier than the Dissolution, yet this examine demonstrates the continued energy of schooling and studying in English cloisters or even uncovers proof of a revival in Classical experiences reminiscent of the continental Renaissance.

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