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Works Consulted

Adomnán of Iona. Life of St. Columba. Trans. Richard Sharpe. New York: Penguin, 1995.

Basbanes, Nicholas A. A Gentle Madness: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books. New York: Henry Holt & Co, 1995.

Bradley, Ian. Celtic Christianity: Making Myths and Chasing Dreams. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999.

Drogin, Marc. Anathema! Totowa, NJ: Allenheld & Schram, 1983.

Jackson, Holbrook. The Anatomy of Bibliomania. New York: Farrar, Straus & Co., 1950.

Lerner, Fred. The Story of Libraries: From the Invention of Writing to the Computer Age. New York: Continuum, 1998.

Little, Lester K. Benedictine Maledictions: Liturgical Cursing in Romanesque France. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1993.

Logan, F.Donald. Excommunication and the Secular Arm in Medieval England. Toronto: Potificical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1968.

Marnell, William H. Light from the West: The Irish Mission and the Emergence of Modern Europe. New York: Seabury Press, 1978.

Merryweather, F Somner. Bibliomania in the Middle Ages. London: Woodstock Press, 1933.

Thompson, James Westfall. The Medieval Library. New York: Hafner Publishing, 1967.

Thompson, Lawrence S. "Books of Bibliokleptomania." Carrousel for Bibliophiles: A Treasury of Tales, Narratives, Songs, Epigrams and Sundry Curious Studies Relating to a Noble Theme. Ed. William Targ. New York: Philip C. Duschnes, 1947. 94-143.

Vodola, Elizabeth. Excommunication in the Middle Ages. Berkley, CA: University of California Press, 1986.

Created by Sandra Anderson, March 2003.