Cowan, Ian B. & Easson, David E.

Medieval Religious Houses, Scotland: With an Appendix on the Houses in the Isle of Man

Published: London: Longman, 1976.

Date: [ 1976 ]

xxviii, 246 p., [4] fold. leaves of plates : 4 maps. Black boards, gilt titling to the spine, bumping of corners. The dust-jacket has edgewear, creasing and is now in a protective jacket. Name to top of fep. Page edges yellowed.

Foreword by David Knowles Summary: “In this new edition the Author has substantially expanded and revised the work throughout [...] Among other important new material is a separate list of early religious foundations covering the period from the introduction of Christianity to c. 1050, an entirely new section on Scottish monasteries in Germany, inclusion of almost forty hitherto unrecorded hospital foundations [...] It will continue to be indispensable for students of ecclesiastical history.”

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