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Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  03 December 2020

Christiania Whitehead
Universities of Warwick and Lausanne
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The Afterlife of St Cuthbert
Place, Texts and Ascetic Tradition, 690–1500
, pp. 321 - 324
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2020

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