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The Age of Bede: Revised Edition

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This selection of writings from the sixth and seventh century AD provides a powerful insight into the early history of the Christian Church in England and Ireland. From Bede's Life of Cuthbert and Lives of the Abbots of Wearmouth and Jarrow to the anonymous Voyage of St Brendan - a whimsical mixture of fact and fantasy that describes a quest for paradise on earth - these are vivid accounts of the profoundly spiritual and passionately heroic lives of Christian pioneers and saints. Both vital religious writings and a ...

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The Age of Bede: Revised Edition
1998, Penguin Group

ISBN-13: 9780140447279

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The Age of Bede: Revised Edition
1983, Penguin Group

ISBN-13: 9780140444377

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