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Materials for the History of Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury (Canonized by Pope Alexander III, AD 1173)

Volume 3. William Fitzstephen, Herbert of Bosham

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  • Date Published: November 2012
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108049276

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  • A scholar of Trinity College, Cambridge, who became canon of Canterbury in 1859, James Craigie Robertson (1813–82) edited for the Rolls Series this seven-volume work, published between 1875 and 1885. Superseding the earlier work of J. A. Giles, it is a collection of contemporary Latin lives and letters relating to the life of Thomas Becket (c.1120–70). Rising through the ranks to become royal chancellor and then archbishop of Canterbury, Becket fell dramatically out of favour with Henry II and, on his return from exile, was famously murdered in the cathedral church at Canterbury. Following his canonisation in 1173, his reputation grew considerably throughout western Christendom. Volume 3 contains the lives compiled by William Fitzstephen, a close contemporary, and Herbert of Bosham, who campaigned for Becket's canonisation and was one of his longest-serving clerks and closest friends.

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    • Date Published: November 2012
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108049276
    • length: 630 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 35 mm
    • weight: 0.91kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction
    Vita Sancti Thomae, Cantuariensis archiepiscopi et martyris, auctore Willelmo filio Stephani
    Vita Sancti Thomae, archiepiscopi et martyris, auctore Herberto de Boseham
    Excerpta ex Herberti de Boseham libro melorum.

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    James Craigie Robertson

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