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Holy disorders.

Edmund Crispin

Holy disorders.

by Edmund Crispin

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Published by G. K. Hall in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London: Gollancz, 1946.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20141306M
ISBN 100816131112

  Rudolph Bell's book Holy Anorexia, on Italian saints, is especially rewarding for connoisseurs of the spiritually lurid. St Maria Maddalena dei Pazzi lay naked on thorns. Author of Obsequies At Oxford, continues the highbrow investigations of Gervase Fen, as he mocks and means through two murders, demonology, and enemy broadcasting. Fen leads the local police about, but is forced to step aside when the Yard takes over, and proceeds on his own to run down the pro-Nazi agitators in a danger laden finish. Enclycopaedic cathedral details, and some mountebanking. Fancy.

A partial translation of the text based on Arnould’s edition (pp. –28) is contained in M Teresa Tavormina, ‘Henry of Lancaster, The Book of Holy Medicines’, in Anne Clark Bartlett and Thomas H Bestul (eds), Cultures of piety: medieval English devotional literature in translation, Ithaca, Cornell University Press, , pp. 19–Cited by: 8. HOLY DISORDERS. By. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON BARNES & NOBLE GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Walker & Co. continues its laudable reprintings of the long-out-of-print works of the late English-mystery master, whose witty cases all feature Gervase Fen, a most un-donnish Oxford prof of English literature.

Holy Disorders Gervase Fen Mystery, Book 2 Holy Disorders takes Oxford don and part time detective Gervase Fen to the town of Tolnbridge, where he is happily bounding around with a butterfly net until the cathedral organist is murdered, giving Fen the chance to play sleuth. The man didn't have an enemy in the world, and even his music was. Holy Disorders by Edmund Crispin Publication: Felony & Mayhem (Febru ), originally published , Paperback, pp / ISBN Genre: Mystery Rating: Buy it! Read: November , Source: Paperback Swap Summary from Amazon: Gervase Fen–the eccentric Oxford don with a knack for solving “impossible” crimes–made his debut in The Case of the Gilded Fly, which.


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Holy Disorders is the second Gervase Fen novel, following on from The Case of the Gilded Fly and published in This is very much Britain in Wartime, although some parts of normal life go on as usual - including the cathedral services at Tolnbridge, where Fen is on holiday from his job as Professor Holy disorders.

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Holy Disorders is the second Gervase Fen novel, following on from The Case of the Gilded Fly and published in This is very much Britain in Wartime, although some parts of normal life go on as usual - including the cathedral services at Tolnbridge, where Fen is on holiday from his job as Professor of English at Oxford/5.

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Some of these essentials include the Tolnbridge Cathedral services, where Fen loves to spend his holidays when he is not teaching English and Literature at Oxford.

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With Holy Disorders, first published inCrispin's skills matured, but Fen remains as maddeningly childish as ever, still deliciously fond of his own wit and erudition.

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Anorexia mirabilis, also known as holy anorexia or inedia prodigiosa or colloquially as fasting girls, is an eating disorder, similar to that of anorexia nervosa, that was common, but not restricted to the Middle Ages in Europe, largely affecting Catholic nuns and religious women. Self-starvation was common among religious women, as a way to imitate the suffering of Jesus in his torments.

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