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Promissory notes on the treasury of merits
indulgences in late medieval Europe
edited by R.N. Swanson.

Published 2006 by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. The medieval theology of indulgences / Robert W. Shaffern
3. Confraternities and indulgences in Italy in the later Middle Ages / Giovanna Casagrande
4. Indulgences in the Low Countries, c. 1300-c. 1520 / Charles M. A. Caspers
5. The reception and criticism of indulgences in the late medieval Czech lands / Eva Deolžalová, Jan Hrdina, František Šmahel, and Zdeněk Uhlíř
6. "España es diferente"?: indulgences and the spiritual economy in late medieval Spain / John Edwards
7. The construction of Chaucer's pardoner / Alastair Minnis
8. Dangerous fictions: indulgences in the thought of Wyclif and his followers / Anne Hudson
9. Praying for pardon: devotional indulgences in late medieval England / Robert N. Swanson
10. Pardons and pilgrims / Diane Webb
11. Indulgences for crusading, 1417-1517 / Norman Housley
12. The indulgence as a media event: developments in communication through broadsides in the fifteenth century / Falk Eisermann
13. Luther's Ninety-five Theses and the contemporary criticism of indulgences / David Bagchi

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Brill's companions to the Christian tradition -- v. 5


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BX2281.3 .P76 2006

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xii, 360 p. ;
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