Academic journal article Medium Aevum

The Study of Medieval Manuscripts of England: Festschrift in Honor of Richard W. Pfaff

Academic journal article Medium Aevum

The Study of Medieval Manuscripts of England: Festschrift in Honor of Richard W. Pfaff

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The Study of Medieval Manuscripts of England: Festschrift in Honor of Richard W. Pfaff, ed. George Hardin Brown and Linda Ehrsam Voigts, Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies 384, Arizona Studies in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance 35 (Tempe, Ariz.: Arizona Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2010). ? + 438 pp. ISBN 978-2-503-5 3383-4. $70.00. A wide-ranging and erudite collection of essays celebrating the work of Richard W. Pfaff on the ecclesiastical, cultural, and political history of medieval England from the age of Bede through to the post-medieval period, and his influential scholarship on the liturgy. Liturgy is the focus of the first group of essays: Janet Sorrentino on the liturgy developed to counteract the revolt of the Gilbertine lay brothers; Christopher A. Jones on an overlooked redaction of a treatise by Amalarius; Elizabeth C. Teviotdale on Pembroke College MS 302 as Gospel book or lectionary; Andrew Hughes on the layout of the text, music, and rubrics of the Vigil of the Feast of St Thomas Becket; William Peter Mahrt on the role of Old Sarum in the processions at Salisbury Cathedral; Nigel Morgan on the sanctorals of early Sarum missals and breviaries; and Sherry Reames on variations of manuscripts of the Sarum breviary from printed versions. …

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