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Robert Grosseteste, Bishop Of Lincoln: A Contribution To The Religious, Political And Intellectual History Of The Thirteenth Century

Francis Seymour Stevenson

Robert Grosseteste, Bishop of Lincoln, is a book written by Francis Seymour Stevenson that explores the life and legacy of one of the most influential figures of the thirteenth century. Robert Grosseteste was a bishop, philosopher, and theologian who lived in England during a time of great political and religious upheaval. The book provides a comprehensive overview of Grosseteste's life, starting with his early years as a scholar at Oxford University and his later appointment as Bishop of Lincoln. It also delves into his political beliefs and his role in shaping the political landscape of England during the thirteenth century. In addition to his political and religious contributions, the book also explores Grosseteste's intellectual legacy. He was a prolific writer and thinker, and his works on theology, philosophy, and science had a profound impact on the intellectual landscape of his time. Overall, Robert Grosseteste, Bishop of Lincoln is a detailed and insightful look at one of the most important figures of the thirteenth century. It provides readers with a comprehensive understanding of Grosseteste's life, beliefs, and legacy, making it an essential read for anyone interested in the history of religion, politics, and intellectual thought in medieval Europe.Bishop Of Lincoln And One Of The Most Learned Men Of The Middle Ages; Born About 1175; Died October, 1253. He Came From Stradbroke In The County Of Suffolk. His Episcopal Duties, So Zealously Performed, Did Not Diminish His Scholarly Interests, While The Fact That Oxford Was In His Diocese, And In A Sense Under His Government, Kept Him In The Closest Touch With The University. He Repeatedly Intervened In University Affairs, Settled Questions Of Discipline And Administration, And Contributed To Those Early Regulations And Statutes Which Determined The Constitution And Character Of Oxford.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 368
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.82in - 1.19lb
  • EAN: 9781428611108
  • Categories: EssaysGeneralGeneral