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The Resource Alcuin, friend of Charlemagne, his world and his work

Alcuin, friend of Charlemagne, his world and his work

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Alcuin, friend of Charlemagne, his world and his work
Title
Alcuin, friend of Charlemagne, his world and his work
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this work, the author describes the times in which Alcuin lived, both in Anglo-Saxon England and on the continent of Europe. The author also covers Alcuin's work as head of the School of York, as head of the Palace School of Charlemagne, and as abbot of the Monastery and School of Tours; his revision of the text of the Liturgy and of the Bible; his various writings on education and on doctrine; his connection with the famous Caroline script; and his part in various secular and ecclesiastical movements
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Duckett, Eleanor Shipley
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Alcuin
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Alcuin, friend of Charlemagne, his world and his work
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 319-330
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alcuin in York -- Continental background, 717-782 -- The Frankish court and school -- The world outside the court -- Alcuin in Frankland, 782-796 : writings for the church -- Alcuin in Tours : earlier years -- Alcuin in Tours : later years
Control code
177675
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
339 pages
Lccn
65019596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)500110
Label
Alcuin, friend of Charlemagne, his world and his work
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 319-330
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alcuin in York -- Continental background, 717-782 -- The Frankish court and school -- The world outside the court -- Alcuin in Frankland, 782-796 : writings for the church -- Alcuin in Tours : earlier years -- Alcuin in Tours : later years
Control code
177675
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
339 pages
Lccn
65019596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)500110

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