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  1. The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Literature in English

    The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Literature in English [Paperback]

    Greg Walker (Editor); Elaine Treharne (Editor)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9780198798088
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    The study of medieval literature has experienced a revolution in the last two decades, which has reinvigorated many parts of the discipline and changed the shape of the subject in relation to the scholarship of the previous generation. 'New' ... .... Learn More
  2. The Critics and the Prioress: Antisemitism, Criticism, and Chaucer's Prioress's Tale

    The Critics and the Prioress: Antisemitism, Criticism, and Chaucer's Prioress's Tale [Hardback]

    Hannah Johnson (Author); Heather Blurton (Author)

    £73.50

    ISBN: 9780472130344
    Published by : University of Michigan Press
    Of all the Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer's Prioress's Tale, in which a young schoolboy is murdered by Jews for singing a song in praise of the Virgin Mary, poses a problem to contemporary readers because of the anti-semitism of the story it t... .... Learn More
  3. Le Bone Florence of Rome: A Critical Edition and Facing Translation of a Middle English Romance Analogous to Chaucer's Man of Law's Tale

    Le Bone Florence of Rome: A Critical Edition and Facing Translation of a Middle English Romance Analogous to Chaucer's Man of Law's Tale [Paperback]

    Jonathan Stavsky (Editor)

    £39.99

    ISBN: 9781786830630
    Published by : University of Wales Press
    Series: New Century Chaucer
    Le Bone Florence of Rome is a Middle English tail-rhyme romance whose unique copy dates to the late fifteenth century. An analogue of Chaucer's Man of Law's Tale, it follows the adventures of a heroine who survives multiple exiles, sexual harassme... .... Learn More
  4. Pursuing Middle English Manuscripts and Their Texts: Essays in Honour of Ralph Hanna

    Pursuing Middle English Manuscripts and Their Texts: Essays in Honour of Ralph Hanna [Hardback]

    Simon Horobin (Editor); Aditi Nafde (Editor)

    £68.00

    ISBN: 9782503566702
    Published by : Brepols
    Series: Texts and Transitions
    Volume: 10
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    This volume brings together essays by leading authorities on the production, reception, and editing of medieval English manuscripts in honour of Ralph Hanna, on the occasion of his retirement as Professor of Palaeography at the University of Oxfor... .... Learn More
  5. Margery Kempe and the Lonely Reader

    Margery Kempe and the Lonely Reader [Hardback]

    Rebecca Krug (Author)

    £53.50

    ISBN: 9781501705335
    Published by : Cornell University Press
    Since its rediscovery in 1934, the fifteenth-century Book of Margery Kempe has become a canonical text for students of medieval Christian mysticism and spirituality. Its author was a fifteenth-century English laywoman who, after the birth of her f... .... Learn More
  6. The Penn Commentary on Piers Plowman: C Passus 5-9; B Passus 5-7; A Passus 5-8: Volume 2

    The Penn Commentary on Piers Plowman: C Passus 5-9; B Passus 5-7; A Passus 5-8: Volume 2 [Hardback]

    Ralph Hanna (Author)

    £77.00

    ISBN: 9780812248913
    Published by : University of Pennsylvania Press
    The first full commentary on Piers Plowman since the late nineteenth century, the Penn Commentary places the allegorical dream-vision of Piers Plowman within the literary, historical, social, and intellectual contexts of late medieval England, and... .... Learn More
  7. Piers Plowman and the Poetics of Enigma: Riddles, Rhetoric, and Theology

    Piers Plowman and the Poetics of Enigma: Riddles, Rhetoric, and Theology [Hardback]

    Curtis A. Gruenler (Author)

    £83.95

    ISBN: 9780268101626
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    In this book, Curtis Gruenler proposes that the concept of the enigmatic, latent in a wide range of medieval thinking about literature, can help us better understand in medieval terms much of the era's most enduring literature, from the riddles of... .... Learn More
  8. Chaucer's "House of Fame" and Its Boccaccian Intertexts: Image, Vision, and the Vernacular

    Chaucer's "House of Fame" and Its Boccaccian Intertexts: Image, Vision, and the Vernacular [Hardback]

    Kathryn McKinley (Author)

    £65.00

    ISBN: 9780888442062
    Published by : Pontifical Institute for Medieval Studies
    Series: Studies and Texts
    Volume: 206
    Geoffrey Chaucer's House of Fame has rightly been read as an ironic response to Dante's Commedia. Chaucer's narrator carries out his dream-journey in realms far from Dante's spiritual geographies: the mural-filled Temple of Venus, the lavishl... .... Learn More
  9. Savage Economy: The Return of Middle English Romance

    Savage Economy: The Return of Middle English Romance [Hardback]

    Walter Wadiak (Author)

    £50.50

    ISBN: 9780268101183
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    In Savage Economy: The Returns of Middle English Romance, Walter Wadiak traces the evolution of the medieval English romance from its thirteenth-century origins to 1500, and from a genre that affirmed aristocratic identity to one that appealed mor... .... Learn More
  10. Wordsworth and the Green Romantics

    Wordsworth and the Green Romantics: Affect and Ecology in the Nineteenth Century [Hardback]

    Lisa Ottum (Editor); Seth T. Reno (Editor)

    £83.00

    ISBN: 9781611688948
    Published by : New Hampshire Historical Society
    Situated at the intersection of ecocriticism, affect studies, and Romantic studies, this collection breaks new ground on the role of emotions in Western environmentalism. Recent scholarship highlights how traffic between Romantic-era literature an... .... Learn More

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