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[No author].
The Benedictines in Britain.
Published London: British Library, 1980 reprint (previously issued 1980).
Series: The British Library series No. 3.
ISBN 0904654435
Binding: paperback, stitch bound.
Printer: Staples Printing Group, Rochester.
Size: 155x233x9mm.
Page count: text 111pp; plates 4pp.
Main language: English.
Overall condition fair: some marks and creases on the covers, a bit of wear at the edges and corners, a little creasing on the spine; a roughened patch inside the back cover, text pages rather yellowed with age; text appears to be free of marking.


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Weight without packaging: 256g.

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Contains seven essays commissioned to accompany an exhibition held July 11th to November 30th, 1980:
Turner, "This little rule for beginners";
Stockdale, "A school of the Lord's service";
Turner, "The work of God";
Turner, "Guests, who are never lacking in a monastery";
Stockdale, Benedictine libraries & writers;
Stockdale, Dissolution;
Jebb & Rogers, Rebirth

Appendix: List of exhibits [NB, this part not illustrated].
Notes: no
Tables: no
Illustrations: 60 monochrome illustrations plus 4 pages of colour plates
Maps & plans: no
Genealogies: no
Chronology: no
Glossary: no
Bibliography: half-page
Index: no

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See also | Monasticism | Exhibition guides |

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