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361  Index Page numbers followed by letter f refer to figures. Aaron of Lincoln, 104, 286n35; Christian buildings financed by, 19, 21, 25, 104, 105, 106, 134; properties owned by, 13, 109 Aaron of York, 104–5, 109 Abulafia, Anna Sapir, 67 accommodated Jew: in English literary texts, 4, 21–22, 66, 117, 137, 195, 216, 248, 250; positive image of, 257–58 Acosta, José de, 223 Acta Cyriaci, 35, 266n33, 273n154 Adam of Bristol, legend of, 4, 114, 115, 289n83 Adelman, Janet, 259n11, 306n6 Agnew, Jean-Christophe, 183 Akbari, Suzanne Conklin, 12, 261n50, 262n53, 265n17, 306n7 Alban, Saint, 287n48; shrine of, 105, 106f, 287n46 Alexander III, Pope, 83 Ælfric of Eynesham, 55, 61 Ambrose, Saint, 132 Americas, Jews in, Menasseh on, 222–27 Añes, Dunstan and George, 188 Anglo-Saxon Christianity: architectural aspects of, 46–47, 53–54; construction in opposition to Judaism, 23–24, 29, 30; Gregorian conversion and, 28, 32, 42–43, 46; Jewish materialism and, 50, 51 Anglo-Saxon England: conversion to Christianity in, 28, 32, 42–43, 46; exclusion of Jews from, 5; paganism in, 28, 42–43, 50 Anselm, Abbot of Bury, 144, 146 Arator (Anglo-Saxon writer), 37 Areopagitica (Milton), 235, 236, 237, 238, 239, 241, 242 Ariès, Phillippe, 162 Aristotle, 293n174 Arnold, Thomas, 249, 250, 252 Asia, Jews located in, on Hereford world map, 9, 11–12, 11f Auerbach, Erich, 49, 269n89 Augustine, 6, 10–11, 67, 226, 234; on Jewish diaspora, 10–11, 40; on Jewish temple, 238, 269n87; on Judaism, 6, 261n52; on Sermon on the Mount, 39; on supersession, 29; William of Newburgh compared to, 93, 94 avarice. See greed Bacon, Francis, 217 Baldwin, Abbot of Bury, 144 Bale, Anthony, 4–5, 79, 107, 143, 149, 161, 167, 260n33, 261n37, 277n50, 294n179, 297n52 banking: Jews and, 19–21, 79, 104–6. See also capital flows; financing; usury Barabas (biblical character), 172–73 Bartels, Emily, 172, 176 Bartolovich, Crystal, 183 Bateson, Mary, 163 Baumgarten, Murray, 257 Bayless, Martha, 289n85, 290n111 Beckwith, Sarah, 137, 141 Bede, 28, 30, 53; on absence of Christ, problem of, 33–34, 41–42, 47, 50; on biblical buildings, 40–53, 235, 236; on Christian materialism, 49–55; Easter homily of, 40–42, 47, 48, 50, 51, 56; Ecclesiastical History, 28, 42–46; homilies on the Gospels, 32–34; influences on, 44–45; On Ezra and Nehemiah, 44, 49, 268n64, 270n102; On the Tabernacle, 44, 47, 48, 49–50, 268n64; On the Temple, 29, 30, 44, 47–48, 49–50, 51–53, 268n64; popularity of works by, 66; on sepulchral Jew, 4, 31, 33–34, 40, 58, 117, 167, 238, 245; on Sermon on the Mount, 39; on supersession, 23–24, 30, 32–33, 48, 49, 51 362 INDEX Bernard of Clairvaux, 93, 129–30, 132, 134, 293n164 Besserman, Lawrence, 126, 287n56, 305n181 Bevington, David, 141 Biberman, Matthew, 318n87 Biddick, Kathleen, 12, 262n53, 265n17 Birkholz, Daniel, 262n62 Biscop, Benedict, 54 Blurton, Heather, 73, 276n26, 283n170, 288n58 Booth, Roy, 2, 68, 195 Boyarin, Adrienne, 274n13 Boyarin, Daniel, 237 Boyle, Sir Robert, 227 boy-martyr myth(s), 68, 111–17, 276n28; in Bury St. Edmunds, 140, 143–44, 297n52; in Chaucer’s Prioress’s Tale, 106–7, 108–9, 111, 130–33; Dickens’s Oliver Twist compared to, 252, 254; earliest extant, 6, 111–13; Jewish house in, 113, 114f; in Lincoln, 68, 108–9; Marian miracle tales and, 66, 67, 68, 106, 111, 130–33; in Norwich, 67–68; popularity of, 108; privy in, 113–14, 114f, 115, 116; in Thomas’s Life, 68–71, 73–79; William of Newburgh on, 93 boy-singer myth(s): English, 111–17, 118, 130; Latin, 115 Brathwaite, Richard, 216 Britnell, Richard H., 19, 162 Britons, Jews compared to, 233 Broughton, Laurel, 113 buildings: biblical, Bede on, 40–53, 66; and Christian conversion, 42–43; on Hereford world map, 12–17, 13f, 14f; and monastic spirituality, 44–45; supersession and, 43–44, 48, 49; as symbols of Christian purity vs. Jewish danger, 118. See also buildings, Jewish; church(es); house(s); identity, geography of; temple(s) buildings, Jewish: and Anglo-Saxon Christianity, 46–47; Christian buildings modeled on, 54–55; in Lincoln, 12–13, 15f, 19; as locus of urban problems, 22; in Marian miracle tales, 66; material treasure in, 152; in South America, 223. See also house(s), Jewish Bullinger, Heinrich, 192 Burghley, Lord, 188 Burke, Kenneth, 247 Bury St. Edmunds, England, 140, 142f, 144–47; boy-martyr myth in, 140, 143–44, 297n52; commerce in, 144–47...


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  • Jews in literature.
  • Antisemitism in literature.
  • English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism.
  • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.
  • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
  • Antisemitism -- England -- History.
  • Jews -- England -- History.
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