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  1. Discourse in Old Norse Literature

    Discourse in Old Norse Literature [Hardback]

    Eric Shane Bryan(Author); Sif Rikhardsdottir(Editor); Carolyne Larrington(Editor)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781843845973
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    Series: Studies in Old Norse Literature
    Volume: 8
    The vast and diverse corpus of Old Norse literature preserves the language spoken not only by the Vikings, kings, and heroes of medieval Scandinavia but also by outlaws, missionaries, and farmers. Scholars have long recognized that the wealth of v... .... Learn More
  2. Addressing Women in Early Medieval Religious Texts

    Addressing Women in Early Medieval Religious Texts [Hardback]

    Kathryn Maude(Author)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781843845966
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    Series: Gender in the Middle Ages
    Volume: 18
    From the tenth to the twelfth centuries in England and Scotland we have scant evidence of women's writing. How, then, can we access these women's experiences?

    This book argues that by analysing texts deliberately written for and addressed... .... Learn More
  3. Arthurian Literature XXXVI

    Arthurian Literature XXXVI: Sacred Space and Place in Arthurian Romance [Hardback]

    Megan G. Leitch(Editor); K.S. Whetter(Editor); Sarah Bowden(Editor); Susanne Friede(Editor); Andreas Hammer(Editor)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781843846048
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    Series: Arthurian Literature
    Volume: 36
    Guest Editors: Sarah Bowden, Susanne Friede and Andreas Hammer
    This special issue focuses on space and place in Arthurian literature, from a wide range of European traditions. Topics addressed include the connections between quest space and in... .... Learn More
  4. The Legend of Charlemagne in Medieval England

    The Legend of Charlemagne in Medieval England: The Matter of France in Middle English and Anglo-Norman Literature [Paperback]

    Phillipa Hardman(Author); Marianne Ailes(Author)

    $24.95

    ISBN: 9781843846017
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    Series: Bristol Studies in Medieval Cultures
    Volume: 8
    The Matter of France, the legendary history of Charlemagne, had a central but now largely unrecognised place in the multilingual culture of medieval England. From the early claim in the Chanson de Roland that Charlemagne held England as his... .... Learn More
  5. Holy Harlots in Medieval English Religious Literature

    Holy Harlots in Medieval English Religious Literature: Authority, Exemplarity and Femininity [Hardback]

    Juliette Vuille(Author)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781843845898
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    Series: Gender in the Middle Ages
    Volume: 17
    During the Middle Ages, the lives of saints such as Mary Magdalen and Mary of Egypt - "holy harlots", women who repented of an early life of licentiousness to become blessed - were hugely popular, for both clerical and laypersons, men an... .... Learn More
  6. Arthurianism in Early Plantagenet England

    Arthurianism in Early Plantagenet England: from Henry II to Edward I [Paperback]

    Christopher Michael Berard(Author)

    $24.95

    ISBN: 9781783276066
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Series: Arthurian Studies
    Volume: 88
    The precedent of empire and the promise of return lay at the heart of King Arthur's appeal in the Middle Ages. Both ideas found fullness of expression in the twelfth century: monarchs and magnates sought to recreate an Arthurian golden age that wa... .... Learn More
  7. Birds in Medieval English Poetry

    Birds in Medieval English Poetry: Metaphors, Realities, Transformations [Paperback]

    Michael J. Warren(Author)

    $24.95

    ISBN: 9781843845911
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    Series: Nature and Environment in the Middle Ages
    Volume: 2
    Birds featured in many aspects of medieval people's lives, not least in their poetry. But despite their familiar presence in literary culture, it is still often assumed that these representations have little to do with the real natural world. By a... .... Learn More
  8. Medievalist Traditions in Nineteenth-Century British Culture

    Medievalist Traditions in Nineteenth-Century British Culture: Celebrating the Calendar Year [Hardback]

    Clare Simmons(Author); Clare A. Simmons(Author); Clare A Simmons(Author)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781843845737
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    Series: Medievalism
    Volume: 20
    What does a maypole represent? Why eat hot cross buns? Did Dick Whittington have a cat? All these questions are related to a larger one that nineteenth-century Britons asked themselves: which was more fun: living in their own time, or living in th... .... Learn More
  9. Singing the Crusades

    Singing the Crusades: French and Occitan Lyric Responses to the Crusading Movements, 1137-1336 [Paperback]

    Linda Paterson(Author)

    $24.95

    ISBN: 9781843846000
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    The crusading movements provoked a vast and diverse mass of reactions in the medieval West. While Latin sources provide official versions of its preaching, organisation and events, the vernacular lyrics of the troubadours and trouvères pres... .... Learn More
  10. Subaltern Medievalisms

    Subaltern Medievalisms: Medievalism 'from below' in Nineteenth-Century Britain [Hardback]

    David Matthews(Editor); Michael Sanders(Editor); Carolyn P Collette(Contributor); Colin Trodd(Contributor); David Matthews(Contributor); Michael Sanders(Contributor); Matthew Roberts(Contributor)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781843845782
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    Series: Medievalism
    Volume: 19
    This book offers a challenge to the current study of nineteenth-century British medievalism, re-examining its general perception as an elite and conservative tendency, the imposition of order from above evidenced in the work of Walter Scott, in th... .... Learn More

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