2017 Reprint of 1931 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition software. The fourteenth-century mystic Richard Rolle is one of the founders of literary English, and his English writings possess not only a devotional but also an artistic value. The text of the material selected in this collection is designed primarily for the student of Middle English literature. The introduction contains a summary of Rolle’s life and writing. The frontispiece is of Rolle taken from a book of devotion.
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Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # PL01507221B
Book Description SPCK/Sheldon Press, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. 0281044015. 1989 clean bright copy. Bookseller Inventory # 060159
Book Description SPCK, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. ~TITLE CONTINUES: (Classics of Western Spirituality) ~Owner's signature. Top edges slightly foxed. Size: x, 234pp. Binding tight, text unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # GG2747
Book Description SPCK, 1989, 1989. Book Condition: as new. pbk 232pp some very slight shelfwear to covers internally the text is excellent clean tight unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # MR509
Book Description SPCK Publishing, U.K., 1989. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 'This important volume aims at a presentation of Rolle in today's language. It also seeks to convey some of Rolle's religious fervour, and above all the measured cadence of his prose style, placing him within the context of the ideas and language of his own age.' Sticker on rear (p/o?). Foxing to edges. Interior has no marks, stamps or inscriptions. Bookseller Inventory # 010220