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Author Kantorowicz, Ernst Hartwig, 1895-1963.

Title The king's two bodies [electronic resource] : a study in mediaeval political theology / by Ernst H. Kantorowicz ; with a new preface by William Chester Jordan.

Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1997, c1957.


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 Axe ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxiv, 568 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Princeton paperbacks
ACLS Humanities E-Book.
ATLA Special Series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 517-530) and index.
Contents Preface (1997) / William Chester Jordan -- I. Problem: Plowden's Reports -- II. Shakespeare: King Richard II -- III. Christ-Centered Kingship -- IV. Law-Centered Kingship -- V. Polity-Centered Kingship: Corpus Mysticum -- VI. On Continuity and Corporations -- VII. King Never Dies -- VIII. Man-Centered Kingship: Dante -- IX. Epilogue.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2009. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Subject Kings and rulers.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers.
Kings and rulers -- Religious aspects.
Kings and rulers, Medieval.
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
ISBN 0691017042
Standard No. 2027/heb.01504 hdl

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