The monastic craftsman: an inquiry into the services of monks to art in Britain and in Europe North of the Alps during the Middle Ages. [R E Swartwout] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The monastic craftsman, an inquiry into the services of monks to art in Britain and in Europe north of the Alps during the middle ages, Author: Robert Egerton Swartwout. The Monastic Craftsman: An Inquiry into the Services of Monks to Art in Britain and in Europe North of the Alps in the Middle Ages, by R.E. Swartwout, of Trinity College, Cambridge, Cambridge, W. Heffer and Sons Ltd, ; The Boat Race Murder, by R.E. Swartwout, Grayson and Grayson Ltd., Curzon Street, Mayfair, London, This book Born: July 2, , New York, NY. Esther de Waal was one of the pioneers in applying Benedictine spirituality to life outside of monasteries. Since she wrote Seeking God there has been a deluge of popular interpretations of Benedictine life, prompted in large part by her work. Though the pool of resources has grown mightily in the last twenty years, I still regard Seeking God as one of the very best /5(32).
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