The chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond, monk of St. Edmundsbury

a picture of monastic and social life in the XIIth century
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Cooper Square Publishers , New York
Samson, -- Abbot of Bury St. Edmunds, -- 1135-1211, Abbey of Bury St. Ed
Statementnewly translated and edited by L. C. Jane. Introduced by Cardinal Gasquet.
SeriesThe Medieval library
ContributionsJane, Lionel Cecil, 1879-1932,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA690.B97 J6 1966
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvi, 255 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23743343M

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Edmundsbury: a picture of monastic and social life in the XIIth century" See other formats. The Chronicle of the Abbey of Bury s is a short work in As it turns out a monk's eye view of life is not much concerned with quiet contemplation and prayer but rather with back biting, who gets promoted, and legal cases/5.

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The chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond, monk of St. Edmundsbury: a picture of monastic and social life in the XIIth century. [Jocelin, de Brakelond; Lionel Cecil Jane]. The chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond, monk of St. Edmundsbury: a picture of monastic and social life in the XIIth century by Jocelin, de Brakelond, active ; Jane, Lionel Cecil,ed.

and tr; Gasquet, Francis Aidan, Cardinal, Pages: -Jocelin de Brakelond, the writer of the Chronicle called by his name, was a monk of Edmundsbury. The date of his birth is uncertain, but as he became a novice in that abbey inwe may suppose that he was born not later than Translated from the Latin by L.

Jane and with a preface by Cardinal book contains the chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond, Monk The chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond St. Edmundsbury, presenting a picture of monastic and social life in the 12th century.

pages. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 7. Jocelyn de Brakelond or Jocelin de Brakelonde (fl. latter half of 12th century) was an English monk and the author of a chronicle narrating the fortunes of the monastery of Bury St. Edmunds Abbey between and He is only known through his own work.

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Edmunds; he served his novitiate under Samson of Tottington, who was at that time master of the novices. The Chronicle.—Mr. Green further says:—"By a rare accident the figure of the silent, industrious Norfolk monk, who at the close of Henry the Second's reign suddenly found himself ruler of the wealthiest, if not the greatest, of English abbeys, starts out distinct from the dim canvas of the annals of his : Jocelin de Brakelond.

The Project Gutenberg eBook, The Chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond: A Picture of Monastic Life in the Days of Abbot Samson, by Jocelin de Brakelond, Edited by Sir Ernest Clarke —Abbot Samson of St.

Edmundsbury and his biographer, Jocelin of Brakelond, undoubtedly owe such immortality as they possess to their introduction to the world at. About Jocelin of Brakelond: English monk also known as Jocelyn of Brakelond or Jocelin de Brakelond, died Wrote a chronicle of the Abbey of Bury St /5.

Jocelin of Brakelond was born in the middle of the twelfth century in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk. His name connects him with the quarter of the town called 'Brakelond' - there is still a street called 'Short Brackland'. In he became a monk of the great Benedictine abbey that dominated both the town and the surrounding region of West Suffolk.4/5(1).

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Edmundsbury. de Brakelond Fl Jocelin. 25 Sep The Chronicle of the Abbey of St. Edmunds is a chronicle setting the history of the Abbey at Bury St Edmunds, between the years and The chronicle was written in by Jocelin of Brakelond, a monk who lived in the abbey of Bury St.

Edmunds, Suffolk. ^ J. "Jocelin of Brakelond was a monk in the Abbey of Bury St Edmonds, and his narrative of events between the years provides a unique insight into the life of a mediaeval religious community." from the rear panel blurb.

A little creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. CLARKE, Sir Ernest Book condition Used Binding Hardcover Publisher London: Alexander Moring, The Dela More Press, Regent Street, W., 0 Keywords Jocelin de Brakelond bury st edmunds kings classics sir ernerst clarke The Chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond: A Picture Of Monastic Life In The Days Of Abbot Samson MONASTIC Bookseller.

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Edmunds by Jocelin of Brakelond,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). The only known complete text of the Chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond is to be found in the Liber Albus of Bury St. Edmunds, a well-known collection of texts relating to the Abbey, now Harleian MS in the British Museum.

Folios (according to the numbers added in the familiar hand of a fifteenth-century Bury librarian ; in the Museum foliation they are ) form a separate section. The Chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond: A Picture of Monastic Life in the Days of Abbot Samson Language: English: LoC Class: BX: Philosophy, Psychology, Religion: Christianity: Churches, Church movements: Subject: Samson, Abbot of Bury St.

Edmunds, Subject: Abbey of Bury St. Edmunds -- History Subject: England -- Church history -- left us an extremely foreign Book,* which the labours of the Camden Society have brought to light in these days.

Jocelin's Book, the 'Chronicle,' or private Boswellean Notebook, of Jocelin, a certain old St. Edmundsbury Monk and Boswell, now seven centuries old, how remote is it from us; exotic, extraneous; in all ways, coming from far abroad.

Jocelin of Brakelond's Chronicle takes us to the heart of the medieval world. His monastery of Bury St Edmunds was not a withdrawn community, secluded and segregated from ordinary lufe, such as the modern mind conjures up, but a center of political power and : Jocelin of Brakelond, H.

Butler (Editor). St Edmundsbury Local History Web Site.

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It depicts the daily worship in the abbey church and the beliefs and values shared by the monks, as well as the whispered conversations.The chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond, monk of St. Edmundsbury: a picture of monastic and social life in the 12th century / 5 The Order of the Visitation: its spirit and its growth in England / /5(1).