Abbeys and Priories of Medieval Wales by Janet Burton,Karen Stöber

By Janet Burton,Karen Stöber

Abbeys and Priories of Medieval Wales is the 1st complete, illustrated advisor to the non secular homes of Wales from the 12th to 16th centuries. It deals an intensive advent to the heritage of the monastic orders in Wales (the Benedictines, Cluniacs, Augustinians, Premonstratensians, Cistercians, the army orders and the friars), and to existence inside of medieval Welsh monasteries and nunneries, as well as offering the histories of virtually sixty groups of spiritual women and men, with descriptions of the status is still in their structures. in addition to a being a scholarly booklet, a couple of maps, floor plans and sensible details make this an imperative advisor for viewers to Wales’s monastic heritage.

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