Medieval Europe (c.1000-1500)

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  1. Dante in Love

    Dante in Love [Hardback]

    A.N. Wilson (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781848879492
    Published by : Atlantic Books
    A.N. Wilson's book serves as a fine introduction to Dante, mixing biography with a detailed exposition of the political and literary background to his work, as well as discussion of its principal themes, and a look at his reputation and influence ... .... Learn More
  2. Defining Acts

    Defining Acts: Drama and the Politics of Interpretation in Late Medieval England [Paperback]

    Ruth Nisse (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780268036027
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    This study examines the social, political and theological issues that were brought to the late medieval stage. Examining plays, urban pageant cycles and travelling `miracles' and morality plays, dating to the 14th and 15th centuries, Ruth Nisse... .... Learn More
  3. Peter Damian Letters 91-120

    Peter Damian Letters 91-120 [Hardback]

    Owen J. Blum (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780813208169
    Published by : Catholic University of America Press
    Written during the years 1062-1066, these letters deal with a wide variety of subjects. Some letters are of historical interest, others approach the size and scope of philosophical or theological treatises. Damian's correspondents range from simpl... .... Learn More
  4. Internal Difference and Meanings in the Roman de la Rose

    Internal Difference and Meanings in the Roman de la Rose [Paperback]

    Douglas Kelly (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780299147846
    Published by : University of Wisconsin Press
    Kelly interprets the Roman de la Rose in the context of known medieval reading strategies elaborated by Jean de Meun himself in the course of the poem. He probes the modes used by Jean, examining the text from their different perspectives and draw... .... Learn More
  5. Language and Piety in Middle English Romance

    Language and Piety in Middle English Romance [Hardback]

    Roger Dalrymple (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780859915984
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Middle English romances exhibit a distinctive piety, and yet were maligned by medieval moralists. Dalrymple seeks an answer to this apparent contradiction by drawing attention to the genre's myriad invocations of God and Christ, its pious formulae... .... Learn More
  6. Irresistible North

    Irresistible North [Hardback]

    Andrea Di Robilant (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780307269850
    Published by : Vintage Books
    Journalistic in style, Di Robilant's book retraces and provides an imaginative reconstruction of the voyages of the Venetian Zen brothers and investigates the claims of their sixteenth century descendant that they included an exploration of the Ne... .... Learn More
  7. The Writings of Agnes of Harcourt

    The Writings of Agnes of Harcourt [Hardback]

    sean L. Field (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9780268044039
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    Agnes of Harcourt is an important though little known thirteenth-century author. Born into a leading Norman noble family, she became an abbess at the new royal Franciscan abbey of Longchamp, founded just outside of Paris by Isabelle of France, sis... .... Learn More
  8. Lordship and Literature

    Lordship and Literature: John Gower and the Politics of the Great Household [Hardback]

    Elliot Kendall (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780199542642
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    The great households of the nobility remained basic units of economic and political power in the late fourteenth century; the Royal household was also still to a large extent synonymous with the state. Social status was grounded firmly in the i... .... Learn More
  9. Pierpaolo Vergerio the Elder

    Pierpaolo Vergerio the Elder: The Humanist as Orator [Hardback]

    John M. McManamon (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780866982047
    Published by : Medieval and Renaissance Texts Society
    A biography of Pierpaolo Vergerio the elder (ca. 1369-1444) who was influential in the devlopment of the humanist movement in several areas: its epistemology, ideology, educational curriculum, emphasis on ethos and its relationship to the universi... .... Learn More
  10. Poetics

    Poetics: Theory & Practice in Medieval English Literature [Hardback]

    Piero Boitani (Author); Anna Torti (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780859913317
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
    Eleven essays from the 1990 J A W Bennett Memorial Lectures. .... Learn More

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