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Title Queenship and sanctity : the lives of Mathilda and the epitaph of Adelheid / translated with an introduction and notes by Sean Gilsdorf
Edition First edition
Published Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Press, [2004]
©2004
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 221 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Medieval texts in translation
Medieval texts in translation.
Contents The World of Mathilda and Adelheid -- Ottonian Saxony -- Burgundy and Northern Italy -- Genealogical Tables -- The Liudolfings -- The Burgundian Rudolfings -- I. The Lives of Mathilda and Adelheid -- Tenth-Century Europe Queens and Queenship in the Early Middle Ages -- II. The Lives of Mathilda and Adelheid -- Origins and Authorship -- Monasticism in the Lives and the EA The Tradition of Sacred Biography -- Tradition Remade : Marriage, Queenship, and Royal Sanctity -- Holy Mother : The Lives and the Politics of Sanctity -- Holy Ruler : The EA and the Sanctity of Politics -- Afterlife -- III. The Translations -- The "Older Life" of Queen Mathilda -- The "Later Life" of Queen Mathilda -- Odilo of Cluny, The Epitaph of the August Lord Adelheid -- Appendix 1. Widukind of Corvey on Queen Mathilda -- Appendix 2. Mathilda and the Stirps Widukindi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-211) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Adelaide, Empress, consort of Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor, 931-999.
Matilda, Queen, consort of Henry I, King of Germany, approximately 895-968.
Christian saints -- Germany -- Biography.
Queens -- Germany -- Biography.
Germany -- History -- Henry I, 919-936 -- Sources.
Germany -- History -- Otto I, 936-973 -- Sources.
Genre/Form Quelle
Biography.
History.
Sources.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Odilo, Saint, Abbot of Cluny, 962-1048 or 1049. Epitaphium Adelheidae imperatricis. English.
Gilsdorf, Sean, 1966-
ISBN 0813216087 (electronic bk.)
9780813216089 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)
OTHER TI Vita Mathildis reginae antiquior. English. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2003041624
Vita Mathildis reginae posterior. English. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2003041625
Other Titles Epitaph of Adelheid
Lives of Mathilda