Semple, S. J. (2003) 'Illustrations of damnation in late Anglo-Saxon manuscripts.', Anglo-Saxon England., 32 . pp. 231-245.
This paper interprets a group of innovative illustrations from the eleventh century English manuscript, the Harley Psalter, in the context of textual, documentary, place-name and archaeological evidence for an uniquely late Anglo-Saxon conception of barrows, ancient monuments and deviant burial places as places of damnation and hellish torment.
|Keywords:||Manuscript illumination, Landscape, Monuments, Execution, Hell, Damnation.|
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