Firth bibliography

List of References

Primary Sources

Adelard. Lectiones in depositione S. Dunstani. In The Early Lives of St Dunstan, edited and translated by Michael Lapidge and Michael Winterbottom, 114–145. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2012.

Ælfric of Eynsham. “August XXIX: The Decollation of John the Baptist.” In The Homilies of the Anglo-Saxon Church, Volume 1, edited by Benjamin Thorpe, 477–490. London, 1844.

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle: A Collaborative Edition (MSS A-F, various editors). Cambridge: Brewer, 1983-2004.

B. Vita S. Dunstani. In The Early Lives of St Dunstan, edited and translated by Michael Lapidge and Michael Winterbottom, 1–109. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2012.

Bede. Ecclesiastical History of the English People, edited and translated by Bertram Colgrave and R.A.B. Mynors. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1969.

Byrhtferth of Ramsey. The Lives of St Oswald and St Ecgwine, edited and translated by Michael Lapidge. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2009.

Chaucer, Geoffrey. “The Nun’s Priest’s Tale.” In The Riverside Chaucer, edited by F.N. Robinson, 252–261. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Darlington, R.R., and P. McGurk, eds. The Chronicle of John of Worcester: The Annals from 450–1066, translated by Jennifer Bray and P. McGurk. 3 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995.

Fell, Christine, ed. Edward, King and Martyr. Leeds: University of Leeds, School of English, 1971.

Gaimar, Geffrei. Estoire des Engleis. Edited and translated by Ian Short. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.

Gerald of Wales. The Journey Through Wales and the Description of Wales, edited and translated by Lewis Thorpe. London: Penguin Books, 1978.

Giles, J.A., ed. and trans. Roger of Wendover’s Flowers of History. 2 vols. London, 1849.

Henry of Huntingdon. Historia Anglorum. Edited and translated by Diana E. Greenaway. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996.

James, M.R. “Two Lives of St. Ethelbert, King and Martyr.” English Historical Review 32, no. 126 (1917): 214–44.

Kelly, S.E., ed. The Charters of Shaftesbury Abbey. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996.

Liebermann, Felix, ed. Die Heiligen Englands: Angelsächsisch und Lateinisch. Hanover, 1889.

Liebermann, Felix, ed. Die Gesetze der Angelsachsen. 3 vols. Halle, 1903.

Sawyer, P.H., ed., Anglo-Saxon Charters: An Annotated List and Bibliography, rev. by Simon Keynes, Susan Kelly, Sean Miller, Rebecca Rushforth, Emma Connolly, and Rory Naismith. http://www.esawyer.org.uk/.

“St Kenelm.” In The South English Legendary, Volume 1, edited by Charlotte D’Evelyn and Anna J. Mill, 279–290. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1956.

Vita et miracula S. Kenelmi. In Three Elventh-Century Anglo-Saxon Saints’ Lives, edited and translated by Rosalind C. Love, 50–89. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996.

Whitelock, Dorothy, ed. and trans. Anglo-Saxon Wills. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1930.

William of Malmesbury. Gesta Regum Anglorum. Edited and translated by R.A.B. Mynors, R.M. Thomson, and M. Winterbottom. 2 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998.

Wulfstan. Sermo Lupi ad Anglos. In English Historical Documents, Volume I: c.500–1042, edited and translated by Dorothy Whitelock, 928–934, 2nd ed. London: Eyre Methuen, 1979.


Secondary Sources

Boenig, Robert. “Chaucer and St. Kenelm.” Neophilologus 84 (2000): 157–164.

Cubitt, Catherine. “Sites and Sanctity: Revisiting the Cult of Murdered and Martyred Anglo-Saxon Royal Saints.” Early Medieval Europe 9, no. 1 (2000): 53–83.

Earenfight, Theresa. Queenship in Medieval Europe. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

Fell, Christine. “Edward King and Martyr and the English Hagiographical Tradition.” In Ethelred the Unready: Papers from the Millenary Conference, edited by David Hill, 1–13. Oxford: British Archaeological Reports, 1978.

Firth, Matthew. “Allegories of Sight: Blinding and Power in Late Anglo-Saxon England.” Cerae 3 (2016): 1–33.

Gneuss, Helmut, and Michael Lapidge. Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts: A Bibliographical Handlist of Manuscripts and Manuscript Fragments Written or Owned in England up to 1100. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014.

Hayward, Paul. “The Idea of Innocent Martyrdom in Late Tenth- and Eleventh-century English Hagiology.” Studies in Church History 30 (1993): 81–92.

Heffernen, Thomas J. Sacred Biography: Saints and their Biographers in the Middle Ages. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988.

Keynes, Simon. The Diplomas of King Æthelred ‘the Unready, 978-1016. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1980.

Klein, Stacy S. Ruling Women: Queenship and Gender in Anglo-Saxon Literature. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2006.

Lees, Clare A., and Gillian R. Overing. “The Clerics and the Critics: Misogyny and the Social Symbolic in Anglo-Saxon England.” In Gender in Debate from the Early Middle Ages to the Renaissance, edited by Thelma S. Fenster and Clare A. Lees, 19–40. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Lees, Clare A., and Gillian R. Overing. Double Agents: Women and Clerical Culture in Anglo-Saxon England. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2009.

MacLean, Simon. Ottonian Queenship. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Nelson, Janet L. “Queens as Jezebels: The Careers of Brunhild and Balthild in Merovingian History.” In Medieval Women, edited by Derek Baker, 31–77. Oxford: Blackwell, 1978.

Ridyard, Susan Janet. The Royal Saints of Anglo-Saxon England: A Study of West Saxon and East Anglian Cults. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988.

Roach, Levi. Æthelred the Unready. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016.

Rollason, D.W. “The Cults of Murdered Royal Anglo-Saxon Saints.” Anglo-Saxon England 11 (1982): 1–22.

Stafford, Pauline. “The Portrayal of Royal Women in England, Mid-Tenth to Mid-Twelfth Centuries.” In Medieval Queenship, edited by John Carmi Parsons, 143–167. New York: St Martin’s, 1998.

Stafford, Pauline. Queen Emma and Queen Edith: Queenship and Women’s Power in Eleventh-Century England. Oxford: Blackwell, 2001.

Thacker, Alan. “Kings, Saints, and Monasteries in Pre-Viking Mercia.” Midlands History 10 (1985): 1–25.

Watson, Patricia. Ancient Stepmothers: Myth, Misogyny and Reality. Leiden: Brill, 1995.

Wilson, R.M. The Lost Literature of Medieval England. 2nd ed. London: Methuen, 1970.

Wright, C.E. The Cultivation of Saga in Anglo-Saxon England. Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1939.

Ziolkowski, Jan. Jezebel: A Norman Latin Poem of the Early Eleventh Century. New York: Peter Lang, 1989.