An absent father: Eadmer, Goscelin and the cult of St Peter, the first abbot of St Augustine’s Abbey, Canterbury

  title={An absent father: Eadmer, Goscelin and the cult of St Peter, the first abbot of St Augustine’s Abbey, Canterbury},
  author={Paul Antony Hayward},
  journal={Journal of Medieval History},
  pages={201 - 218}
  • P. Hayward
  • Published 1 September 2003
  • History
  • Journal of Medieval History
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On this occasion, Peter was accompanied by Justus, then bishop of Rochester (604-24). Cf. Charters of St Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury, and Minster-in-Thanet

  • Corpus Christianorum Series Latina 148A (Turnhout, 1963)
  • 1996

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