The Craft of Dying: The Literary Tradition of the Ars Moriendi in England. NANCY LEE BEATY.

The Craft of Dying: The Literary Tradition of the Ars Moriendi in England

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.75 in. xii, 299 pp. Near fine in original brown cloth and very good pictorial dust jacket, light chipping and spine toned. Item #33094
ISBN: 0300013361

Yale Studies in English, 175. "Examining five key treatises in the English tradition of devotional literature, Nancy Beaty traces the progressive enrichment of one particular subgenre, the ars moriendi, which reached its artistic culmination in Jeremy Taylor's 'Holy Dying'" (via dust jacket).

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