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The Ruin That Britain Wrought

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Published by Hesperides Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • History / General,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11679660M
    ISBN 101406733059
    ISBN 109781406733051

    In Chapters we have an account of the life of St. Cuthbert and stories of the miracles wrought by his relics. Book V. —Book V opens with the story of the holy Ethelwald, who succeeded Cuthbert as anchorite at Farne, and a miracle wrought through his intercession. This is followed (cc. ) by an account of John of Beverley, Bishop of Author: Bede.


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This is a continuation of Part II. But when the imagination of thy violent rule had succeeded according to thy wishes, and thou west urged by a desire to return into the right way, night and day the consciousness of thy crimes afflicted thee, whilst thou didst ruminate on the Lord’s ritual and the ordinances of the monks, and then publish to the world and vow thyself .A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.