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Farmer, David Hugh

Overview
Works: 57 works in 356 publications in 3 languages and 10,103 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Church history  Prayers and devotions  Biographies  Devotional literature  History  Legends  Sources  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Translator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Hugh Farmer
The Oxford Dictionary of Saints by David Hugh Farmer( Book )

160 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 4,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This fully-updated fifth edition features concise accounts of the lives, cults, and artistic associations of saints from the famous and obscure, the rich and poor, the academic and the uneducated. New entries include the Martyrs of Korea, Mexico, and Vietnam, as well as the recently canonized such as Edith Stein, Padre Pio, and Josemaria Escriva. The standard one-volume reference work in the field, this dictionary will delight both specialists and general readers."--Jacket
The treasury of saints and martyrs by Margaret Mulvihill( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A personal history of a collection of saints and martyrs with an explanation of what it takes to make a saint
The Age of Bede by Bede( Book )

44 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Butler's Lives of the saints by Alban Butler( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers, for each day of the month of February, an account of a saint's life and accomplishments and includes information on recently canonized saints
Ecclesiastical history of the English people : with Bede's letter to Egbert by Bede( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in AD 731, Bede's work opens with a background sketch of Roman Britain's geography and history. It goes on to tell of the kings and bishops, monks and nuns who helped to develop Anglo-Saxon government and religion during the crucial formative years of the English people
Saint Hugh of Lincoln by David Hugh Farmer( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benedict's disciples( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magna vita Sancti Hugonis = The life of St. Hugh of Lincoln by Adam( Book )

29 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in English and Latin and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dual Latin and English text
The ecclesiastical history of the English nation by Bede( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the publisher. Starting with the invasion of Julius Caesar in the fifth century, Bede recorded the history of the English up to his own day in 731 A.D.A scholarly monk working in the north-east of England, Bede wrote the five books of his history in Latin. The Ecclesiastical History is his most famous work, and this edition provides the authoritative Colgrave translation, as well as a new translation of the Greater Chronicle, never before published in English. His Letter to Egbert gives his final reflections on the English Church just before his death. This is the only edition to include all three texts, and they are illuminated further by a detailed introduction and explanatory notes
Christ crucified : and other meditations of a Durham hermit by John Whiterig( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butler's lives of the saints by Alban Butler( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saints and saints' lives : essays in honour of D.H. Farmer by David Hugh Farmer( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Hugh of Lincoln : an exhibition to commemorate the eighth centenary of his consecration as Bishop of Lincoln in 1186, Bodleian Library, Oxford, February to April 1986 by David Hugh Farmer( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oxford dictionary of saints, 2nd ed., by d. farmer (pbk) by David Hugh Farmer( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butler's Lives of the saints by Alban Butler( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anonymous history of Abbot Ceolfrith( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lives of the Abbots of Wearmouth and Jarrow by Bede( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Wilfrid (Penguin Classics) by Eddius Stephanus( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penguin Classics Introduction to The Age of Bede by J. F Webb( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Cuthbert by Bede( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Farmer, D.H.

Farmer, D. H. 1923-

Farmer, D. H. (David Hugh)

Farmer, David

Farmer, David Francis Hugh 1923-

Farmer, David H.

Farmer, David H. 1923-

Farmer, Hugh

Farmer, Hugh 1923-

Farmer, Hugh (David Hugh)

Languages
English (302)

Latin (8)

Italian (3)

Covers
The treasury of saints and martyrsThe Age of BedeButler's Lives of the saintsEcclesiastical history of the English people : with Bede's letter to EgbertBenedict's disciplesMagna vita Sancti Hugonis = The life of St. Hugh of LincolnThe ecclesiastical history of the English nationButler's lives of the saints