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Richard Rolle (ca. 1300–30 September 1349) was an English hermit, mystic, and religious writer. He wrote The Form of Living and his English Psalter for a nun, Margaret Kirkby, who also became an anchoress. [Wikipedia entry].
Source image: Richard Rolle, c. 1400. Richard Rolle and another hermit. Shelfmark: Bodleian Library MS. Laud Misc. 528 Folio/page: fol. 002v. © Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford. Permalink: https://digital.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/inquire/p/e5b1654a-8d86-4b62-ab27-c67be1cd4492
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