Carolingian Commentaries on the Apocalypse by Theodulf and Smaragdus
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Publisher: Medieval Institute Publications
Number of Pages: 132
Width: 15.6 cm
Height: 23.4 cm
In the early ninth-century Theodulf of Orleans and Smaragdus of Saint Mihiel served as advisers to Charlemagne. This book provides English translations of a Latin commentary on the Apocalypse written by Theodulf and three homilies on the Apocalypse by Smaragdus. A comprehensive essay introduces these texts, their authors, sources, and place in ninth-century biblical exegesis.