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Author Kingsley, Jennifer P., 1978- author

Title The Bernward Gospels : art, memory, and the episcopate in medieval Germany / Jennifer P. Kingsley
Published University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 195 pages) : illustrations, facsimiles (some color)
Contents Memory -- Service -- Sight -- Touch -- Conclusion
Summary "An interpretive study of the pictorial program of the Ottonian Bernward Gospels. Examines how the manuscript conditioned contemporary and future viewers to remember early medieval Bishop Bernward of Hildesheim"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Bernward, Bishop of Hildesheim, approximately 960-1022.
Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Illustrations.
Bernward Gospels -- Illustrations.
Bible. Gospels -- Illustrations.
Christian art and symbolism -- Germany -- Hildesheim -- Medieval, 500-1500
Evangeliaries -- Germany -- Hildesheim -- Illustrations.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Ottonian -- Germany -- Hildesheim.
Genre/Form Pictures.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0271064250 (electronic bk.)
9780271064253 (electronic bk.)