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Author Beaty, Nancy Lee.

Title The craft of dying : a study in the literary tradition of the Ars moriendi in England / by Nancy Lee Beaty.

Published New Haven : Yale University Press, 1970.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  242 BEAT    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 299 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Yale studies in English ; 175.
Yale studies in English ; 175.
Notes A revision of the author's thesis, Yale.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 271-281.
Contents The Ars moriendi: Wellspring of the tradition.--The Waye of dyenge well: A humanistic "crafte".--The sicke mannes salve: A Calvinistic "crafte".--Parsons, Bunny, and the counter-reformation "crafte".--The Holy dying: Artistic climax of the tradition.--Bibliography (p. 271-281)
Subject Ars moriendi.
Devotional literature, English -- History and criticism.
English prose literature -- History and criticism.
Death in literature.
ISBN 0300013361