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A Dictionary of Celtic Saints
A Dictionary of Celtic Saints

A Dictionary of Celtic Saints

RELIGION

176 Pages, 6 x 9.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $24.95 (US $24.95) (CA $27.95)

Publication Date: May 2012

ISBN 9780752463056

Rights: US & CA

The History Press (May 2012)

Price: $24.95
 
 

Overview

An exploration of the lives and origin of Celtic saints, complete with photographs of where each saint lived and worked

An exploration of the lives and origin of Celtic saints, complete with photographs of where each saint lived and worked Describing 120 saints, and filled with the author's own evocative photographs, this reference includes every well-known Celtic saint and a large number of less famous individuals. The book is easy to use, with an introduction and maps to pinpoint the sites described in the text, and will appeal to anyone interested in history, landscape, or spirituality. The reader is drawn into the beautiful world which these men and women inhabited, while also being able to trace the history and legend surrounding these early Christians.

Author Biography

Elizabeth Rees is a nun, a leading authority on the Celtic saints, and the author of Celtic Saints in their Landscapes.