Margery Kempe Summary

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  • 1 Biography
  • 1 Student Essay
  • 3 Encyclopedia Articles
  • 8 Literature Criticisms
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Encyclopedia Articles (3)

464 words, approx. 2 pages
Kempe, Margery KEMPE, MARGERY (c. 1373–c.1440), English pilgrim, autobiographer, and professional holy woman. Kempe was the daughter of a prosperous merchant of King's Lynn, England. Alt... Read more
139 words, approx. 1 pages
Margery Kempe 1373?-1438? English mystic and autobiographer whose dictated life story, The Book of Margery Kempe, is considered the first autobiography in English. A well-to-do matron who bore 14 chil... Read more
13,674 words, approx. 46 pages
Margery Kempe (1373 - 1440) English autobiographer. Margery Kempe: Introduction Margery Kempe: Principal Works Margery Kempe: Primary Sources Margery Kempe: Title Commentary Margery Kempe: Further Rea... Read more
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