9 edition of Alcuin found in the catalog.
Eleanor Shipley Duckett
Bibliography: p. 319-328.
|LC Classifications||LB125.A4 D8|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 337 p.|
|Number of Pages||337|
|LC Control Number||51003328|
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About Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB. Alcuin Books located in Old Town Scottsdale is a store with 15, serious books for the collector or scholar. We have ample parking in front of the store for those who wish to browse our holdings. Book Description: Scholar, ecclesiastic, teacher and poet of the eighth century, Alcuin can be seen as a true hidden saint of the Church, of the same stature and significance as his predecessor Bede.
If you ARE a Latin expert, and particularly if you are looking for readable Medieval Latin texts to use in a course, this book can be quite useful. It contains some classics, like Alcuin's letter on the Sack of Lindisfarne, and generally it puts the playful range of Alcuin's writing on display/5(2). Richard Murian showed some of the rare find located in his antiquarian book store, Alcuin Books.. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “ LCV Cities Tour” in.
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Only 17 left in stock (more on the way). Alcuin has 17 books on Goodreads with 47 ratings. Alcuin’s most popular book is Alcuin of York, C. A.D. to His Life and Letters. Alcuin has 17 books on Goodreads with 47 ratings. Alcuin’s most popular book is Alcuin of York, C.
A.D. to His Life and Letters. A fierce and elegant plea for the rights of women. Charles Brockden Brown () is bet know for his Gothic novels — Wieland, Arthur Mervyn, Ormond, and Edgar Alcuin book — but Alcuin was his first book.
The first half appeared in ; the second half was published posthumously, in /5(15). Alcuin's most famous poem, "On the Saints of the Church of York," is also included along with a brief sketch of Alcuin's life. However, Allott has regretably removed many of Alcuin's redundancies, resulting in the omission of many letters and parts of letters that some experts of Alcuin might find ekinanaokulu.com by: Alcuin soon found himself on intimate terms with Charlemagne and the other men at court, where pupils and masters were known by affectionate and jesting nicknames.
Alcuin himself was known as 'Albinus' or 'Flaccus'. While at Aachen, Alcuin bestowed pet names upon Era: Medieval philosophy, Carolingian Renaissance. The Alcuin Society is a non-profit organization supported by people who care about the past, present and future of fine books.
Founded inthe society is the only organization in Canada dedicated to the entire range of interests relating to books: publishing, book design and production, bookselling, book buying and collecting, printing, binding, papermaking, calligraphy and illustration. Nov 05, · Outstanding selection of rare and out of print books with a few items of ephemera and historical interest mixed in for fun.
You can spend anywhere from $15 to $, on a book here without even trying/5(2). Specialties: Alcuin Books is a member of the ABAA (Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America).
Members are only admitted after being vetted by top booksellers and showing a minimum of ten years in dealing with rare and unusual books. /5(8). May 02, · Douglas Dales’ two books on Alcuin are well researched and well expressed, based on a wide range of scholarship, both historical and theological, and the books combine to provide important source material for scholars working on either Alcuin or his very powerful friend, ekinanaokulu.coms: 1.
The over books for sale were submitted to the Alcuin Awards in or won the competition inand some of them are not available elsewhere. These are not just ordinary books; they are skilfully designed and beautifully produced, and were considered.
Alcuin: Theology and Thought. Cambridge, UK: James Clarke, E-mail Citation» Although intended for general readers, this book is inevitably dense and at times difficult because of the complexity of Alcuin’s thought.
It surveys Alcuin’s intellectual contributions, especially to theology. The Alcuin Society Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada is the only national competition for book design in the country.
Award Winners. The little book Propositiones ad acuendos iuvenes ("Problems to sharpen the young") is believed to have been produced by Alcuin of York around AD.
When we say "produced" we are suggesting that the problems, or more accurately puzzles, that it contains are likely to have been collected by Alcuin rather than composed by him. Some of the problems were known in other cultures at an earlier.
Alcuin is the author of Alcuin of York, C. A.D. to ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Bishops, Kings, and Saints of Yor /5(12).
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Alcuin, Anglo-Latin poet, educator, and cleric who, as head of the Palatine school established by Charlemagne at Aachen, introduced the traditions of Anglo-Saxon humanism into western Europe.
He was the foremost scholar of the revival of learning known as the Carolingian Renaissance. He also made. Alcuin Books began as an antiquarian specialist in but opened its first store in Phoenix in Since we have maintained a large open store in Scottsdale in the Old Town Area.
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General readers and undergraduate students will find this an accessible (and very readable) introduction to Alcuin Cited by: 2. Alcuin (C) Nanglo-Saxon Scholar Charlemagne (Left) Hails AlcuinS Knowledge As A Gift From God Their Conversation Is Recorded In The Long Scrolls They .Feb 17, · Alcuin of York spent most of his life abroad.
He was an an adviser to Charlemagne the Great, and had the ear of Europe's intellectual elite. Despite his .Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Pages: Chapters: Alcuin, Paul the Deacon, Einhard, Ratramnus, Johannes Scotus Eriugena, Paschasius Radbertus, Hincmar, Dhuoda, Rabanus Maurus, Paulinus II of Aquileia, Lupus Servatus, Agobard, Theodulf of Orl ans, Walafrid Strabo, Thegan of Trier, Anastasius.