Literary Medieval Criticism

Anne Campbell: Printed Writings 1500–1640: Series I, Part by Theresa Lamy

By Theresa Lamy

The non secular, historic and rhetorical value of the Confessions written through St. Augustine, Bishop of Hippo, can rarely be overstated: the booklet is without doubt one of the unifying texts of Western Christianity and a seminal paintings for Roman Catholic Europe. The book in 1622 of Duchess Anne Campbell's decisions in Spanish of elements of Augustine's Confessions has been little remarked, partly at the very least as a result of the obscurity of her feat. but Campbell's paintings is invaluable of awareness end result of the facts it offers of 1 woman's schooling and literary interests.

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