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Title The cult of saints and the Virgin Mary in medieval Scotland / edited by Steve Boardman, Eila Williamson
Published Woodbridge : Boydell & Brewer, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 209 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Studies in Celtic history ; XXVIII
Studies in Celtic history ; 28
Contents The Big Man, the Footsteps, and the Fissile Saint: paradigms and problems in studies of insular saints' cults / Thomas Owen Cluny -- St. Munnu in Ireland and Scotland: an exploration of his cult / Rachel Butter -- The struggle for sanctity: St Waltheof of Melrose, Cisterican in-house cults and canonisation procedure at the turn of the thirteenth century / Helen Birkett -- Royal and aristocratic attitudes to saints in twelfth- and thirteenth-century Scotland / Matthew H. Hammond -- A saintly sinner? The 'martyrdom' of David, duke of Rothesay / Steve Boardman -- Wo/men only? Marian devotion in medieval Perth / Mark A. Hall -- Is eagal liom lá na hagra: Devotion to the Virgin in the later medieval Gàidhealtachd / Sim R. Innes -- Scottish saints' legends in the Aberdeen Breviary / Alan Macquarrie -- Mothers and their sons: Mary and Jesus in Scotland, 1450-1560 / Audrey-Beth Fitch -- The 'McRoberts Thesis' and patterns of sanctity in late medieval Scotland / David Ditchburn
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Devotion to -- Scotland -- History -- To 1500.
Christian saints -- Cult -- Scotland -- History -- To 1500.
Form Electronic book
Author Boardman, Stephen I.
Williamson, Eila.
ISBN 1846158540 (electronic bk.)
9781846158544 (electronic bk.)