letters of Osbert of Clare, prior of Westminster

by Osbert de Clare

Publisher: Oxford University Press in [London]

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StatementE. W. Williamson.
ContributionsWilliamson, Edward William., Robinson, J. Armitage 1858-1933.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX4705.O73 A4 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 232 p. ;
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20744945M
ISBN 100198206186

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Osbert of Clare (d. in or after ) was a monk Westminster Abbey, elected Prior and briefly was a prolific writer of letters, a hagiographer and a forger of charterscharters.   The earliest full-length biography of her was written by Osbert of Clare, prior of Westminster Abbey in the twelfth century. He is also known as the biographer of King Edward the Confessor. Osbert’s biography of Eadburh explains her evolution into a young woman of virtue, humility, charity and miraculous powers. In , Pope Innocent II denied Westminster Abbey’s request to obtain canonization for King Edward (reigned –), later known as “the Confessor.” Modern scholars usually explain this failure in relation to the disruption of the early years of King Stephen’s reign, –, when he and Empress Matilda clashed over who should. Gregory I the Great, Pastoral Care, tr. H. DAVIES (Westminster, MD, Ancient Christian Writers 11). Gregory VII, S. Gregorii VII Romani Pontificis Epistolae et Diplomata Pontificia, ed. in: PL , cols. , , , , Gregory VII, The Correspondence of Pope Gregory VII: Selected Letters from the Regis-.

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London, Oxford University Press, H. Milford, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Osbert de Clare; Edward William Williamson; J Armitage Robinson. The Letters of Osbert of Clare, Prior of Westminster Author Williamson, E. W Book condition Used - Very Good Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Oxford University Press Place of Publication Great Britain This edition first published June Osbert's Works: MSS of the Letters; Comparative Table of the Letters; Close section Osberti de Clara Epistolae.

1 To Hugh, prior of Lewes; 2 To Herbert, abbot of Westminster; 3 To Henry, a presbyter of Westminster; 4 To David, monk of Westminster; 5 To Anselm, abbot of Bury; 6 To the same; 7 To the same; 8 To the same; 9 To Adelulf, bishop of. - Buy The Letters of Osbert of Clare: Prior of Westminster (Oxford University Press academic monograph reprints) book online at best prices in India on Read The Letters of Osbert of Clare: Prior of Westminster (Oxford University Press academic monograph reprints) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery prior of Westminster book qualified : E.W.

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In Anglo–Norman Studies XXV: Proceedings of the Battle Conferenceedited by John Gillingham, Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, Crouch, David. The Reign of King Stephen, – Harlow: Longman, England, Jennie.

“Osbert of Clare and the Reforging of Westminster. His Latin hagiography reflects a deep admiration for Anglo-Saxon saints and spirituality, while his letters provide a personal perspective on his turbulent career. As prior of Westminster Abbey, Osbert of Clare worked to strengthen the rights and prestige of his monastery.

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Osbert promoted reform, was twice exiled by his superiors at Westminster, and was one of the most prolific hagiographers and forgers of charters of his age. Osbert of Clare (died in or after ) was a monk, elected prior of Westminster Abbey and briefly abbot.

He was a prolific writer of letters, a hagiographer and a forger of charters. Works. Byhe had reworked the vita Ædwardi regis of Westminster Abbey. He himself composed a Life of St Eadburh of Winchester for Pershore Abbey and a Life of St Æthelberht of East Anglia, dedicated to.

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at Canterbury and brought up by Godric, who was dean from He became a monk, and later, prior of Christ Church, and was ordained by Archbishop Lanfranc. The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center. Buy The Letters of Osbert of Clare: Prior of Westminster by Williamson, E.W.

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Free shipping for many products. Abstract. Osbert of Clare was an English monastic writer, whose works extended from\ud the mids to the mids. His Latin hagiography reflects a deep admiration for\ud Anglo-Saxon saints and spirituality, while his letters provide a personal perspective\ud on his turbulent career.

Life. In the twelfth century, a Latin Life of her was written by Osbert de Clare, who became prior of Westminster in (and who also wrote a Life of King Edward the Confessor).

According to Osbert, at the age of three, Eadburh was given as an oblate to the Queen Mother Ealhswith's foundation of St Mary's Abbey, Winchester (Nunnaminster).

There Eadburh was educated and there she remained as. The Letters of Osbert of Clare - Prior of Westminster (Hardcover) / Author: E.W.

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Rev., LXVIII (),reprinted in The Letters of Osbert of Clare, Prior of JVestminster, ed. William-son, London: Milford, 2 Recently edited by Roscoe E.

Parker, The Middle English Stanzaic Versions of the Life of. There were various financial worries during his time and he was in bitter dispute with the Prior, Osbert of Clare.

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