Kempe

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Kempe

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n
1. (Biography) Margery. ?1373–?1440, English mystic. Her autobiography, The Book of Margery Kempe, describes her mystical experiences and pilgrimages in Europe and Palestine
2. (Biography) Rudolf (ˈruːdɔlf). 1910–76, German orchestral conductor, noted esp for his interpretations of Wagner
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Kempe, Margery. Here begynneth a shorte treatyse of contemplacyon taught by our lorde Jhesu cryste, or taken out of the boke of Margerie kempe of lyn[n].
In chapter nine of Book Two of The Book of Margery Kempe, Margery arrives incognito in London after a physically and emotionally taxing trip to the Continent.