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  1. Myth and Materiality

    Myth and Materiality [Paperback]

    John Waddell (Author)

    £15.99

    ISBN: 9781785709753
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Oxbow Insights in Archaeology
    Volume: 4
    The aim of this book is to promote the thesis that myth may illuminate archaeology and that on occasion archaeology may shed light on myth. Medieval Irish literature is rich in mythic themes and some of these are used as a starting point. Some myt... .... Learn More
  2. Historians on Chaucer: The 'General Prologue' to the Canterbury Tales

    Historians on Chaucer: The 'General Prologue' to the Canterbury Tales [Paperback]

    Stephen Rigby (Editor); Alastair Minnis (Editor)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9780198816379
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    As literary scholars have long insisted, an interdisciplinary approach is vital if modern readers are to make sense of works of medieval literature. In particular, rather than reading the works of medieval authors as addressing us across the centu... .... Learn More
  3. An Introduction to Piers Plowman

    An Introduction to Piers Plowman [Paperback]

    Michael A. Calabrese (Author)

    £31.50

    ISBN: 9780813064574
    Published by : University Press of Florida
    Series: New Perspectives on Medieval Literature: Authors and Traditions
    William Langland's allegorical poem Piers Plowman has found new critical and pedagogic life in the twenty-first century. Engaging with culture, religion, community, work, and the histories of government and popular revolt, the poem exists in three... .... Learn More
  4. 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)

    £78.95

    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
  5. The Marys of Medieval Drama

    The Marys of Medieval Drama: The Middle English Digby and N-town in Translation [Paperback]

    Colleen E. Donnelly (Author)

    £35.00

    ISBN: 9789088903670
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Mary Magdalene and the Virgin Mary continue to intrigue and fascinate us to this day. Their appearances in the Bible are brief, piquing our curiosity and compelling speculation about the unknown years of their lives. This volume contains modern tr... .... Learn More
  6. Guide to Scripts Used in English Writings Up to 1500

    Guide to Scripts Used in English Writings Up to 1500 [Paperback]

    Jane Roberts (Author)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9781781382660
    Published by : Liverpool University Press
    The resurgence of interest in the history of the English language has prompted this indispensable introductory guide to the scripts used in Old and Middle English writing. The best way to gain a sense of changes in scripts across time is through v... .... Learn More
  7. Middle English Romances in Translation

    Middle English Romances in Translation: Amis and Amiloun | Athelston | Floris and Blancheflor | Havelok the Dane | King Horn | Sir Degare [Paperback]

    Kenneth Eckert (Author)

    £40.00

    ISBN: 9789088903397
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    The popular romances of medieval England are fantasy stories of love at first sight; brave knights seeking adventure; evil stewards; passionate, lusty women; hand-to-hand combat; angry dragons; and miracles. They are not only fun but indicate a gr... .... Learn More
  8. Anglo-Saxon Saints Lives as History Writing in Late Medieval England

    Anglo-Saxon Saints Lives as History Writing in Late Medieval England [Hardback]

    Cynthia Turner Camp (Author)

    £60.00

    ISBN: 9781843844020
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
    The past was ever present in later medieval England, as secular and religious institutions worked to recover (or create) originary narratives that could guarantee, they hoped, their political and spiritual legitimacy. Anglo-Saxon ... .... Learn More
  9. Lybeaus Desconus

    Lybeaus Desconus [Paperback]

    Eve Salisbury (Editor); James Weldon (Editor)

    Regular Price: £15.50

    Special Price: £6.95

    ISBN: 9781580441957
    Published by : Medieval Institute Publications
    Lybeaus Desconus (the Fair Unknown) is the mid-fourteenth-century Middle English version of the classic narrative of the handsome and mysterious young outsider who comes to the court of King Arthur to prove himself worthy of joining Arthur’s knigh... .... Learn More
  10. Middle English Texts in Transition

    Middle English Texts in Transition: A Festschrift dedicated to Toshiyuki Takamiya on his 70th birthday [Hardback]

    Linne R. Mooney (Editor); Simon Horobin (Editor)

    Regular Price: £60.00

    Special Price: £12.95

    ISBN: 9781903153536
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    This exciting collection of essays is centred on late medieval English manuscripts and their texts. It offers new insights into the works of canonical literary writers, including Geoffrey Chaucer, John Gower, William Langland, Walter Hilton and Ni... .... Learn More

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