$60.00

  • Classic translation of the letters of St. Bernard of Clairvaux. This 2003 edition takes into account much modern scholarship on the 469 letters included.
  • ISBN: 9780879071622
  • softcover, 6.25 x 9.25″
  • 562 pages.

2 in stock

SKU: 1651

Description

This classic translation of the letters of St. Bernard of Clairvaux is reprinted with a new introduction which takes into account the wealth of scholarship which has appeared in the last forty years. Professor Kienzle discusses the translation of medieval and monastic letter-writing and provides a new chronology and select bibliography.

First published in 1953, Bruno James’ translation set the standard for readability, accuracy, and verve.

Includes 469 letters.