Anchoress and Abbess in Ninth-Century Saxony (Paperback)

The Lives of Liutbirga of Wendhausen and Hathumoda of Gandersheim (Medieval Texts in Translation)

By Frederick S. Paxton (Translator)

Catholic University of America Press, 9780813215693, 204pp.

Publication Date: March 10, 2009



In the growing field of early medieval texts in translation, this book presents a full English translation of the 'Lives of Liutbirga of Wendhausen', the first anchoress in Saxony, and Hathumoda, the first abbess of Gandersheim.