Politics, Power and Piety: The Cult of St Armel in Early Tudor England and Wales

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    Abstract

    A discussion of the political issues behind the revival of the cult of St Armel and its use as a badge of loyalty for the Tudor dynasty.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publication Rewriting Holiness
    Subtitle of host publication Reconfiguring Vitae, Re-signifying Cults
    EditorsMadeleine Gray
    Place of PublicationLondon
    PublisherBoydell and Brewer for Kings College London Medieval Studies
    Pages229-242
    Number of pages14
    ISBN (Print)9780953983896
    Publication statusPublished - 6 Jun 2017

    Publication series

    NameKings College London Medieval Studies
    PublisherBoydell & Brewer
    VolumeXXV

    Keywords

    • hagiography
    • Armel
    • Tudors
    • St. Armel

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