étienne Gilson; Preface by Jean Leclercq OSB
ISBN: 978-0-8790-7960-4, CS120
Details: 266 pgs
Publication Date: 08/01/1990
This classic study placed the saint squarely among the outstanding theologians of the Middle Ages, and stripped away the sentimentality in which popular piety had wrapped him. Gilson demonstrates in Bernard's works his blend of monastic tradition and the new learning of the early twelfth century.