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  1. The Auchinleck Manuscript: New Perspectives

    The Auchinleck Manuscript: New Perspectives [Paperback]

    Susanna Fein (Editor)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781903153789
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Series: Manuscript Culture in the British Isles
    Volume: v. 7
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    Created in London c. 1340, the Auchinleck manuscript (Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland Advocates MS 19.2.1) is of crucial importance as the first book designed to convey in the English language an ambitious range of secular romance and chro... .... 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
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    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. Chaucer's Decameron and the Origin of the CanterburyTales

    Chaucer's Decameron and the Origin of the CanterburyTales [Hardback]

    Frederick M. Biggs (Author)

    £60.00

    ISBN: 9781843844754
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
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    A possible direct link between the two greatest literary collections of the fourteenth century, Boccaccio's Decameron and Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, has long tantalized readers because these works share many stories, which are, moreover, placed i... .... Learn More
  4. Lybeaus Desconus

    Lybeaus Desconus [Paperback]

    Eve Salisbury (Editor); James Weldon (Editor)

    £15.95

    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
  5. 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
    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' texts... .... Learn More
  6. Sir Thomas Malory: Le Morte Darthur

    Sir Thomas Malory: Le Morte Darthur [Paperback]

    P. J. C. Field (Editor)

    £19.99

    ISBN: 9781843844600
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Malory completed his Morte Darthur before March 1470. The manuscript is lost, but the two most important surviving witnesses to its text were both produced shortly afterwards: Caxton’s edition of 1485 and the Winchester manuscript, known to have e... .... Learn More
  7. 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)

    £72.50

    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
  8. 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
  9. 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
    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
  10. Margery Kempe and the Lonely Reader

    Margery Kempe and the Lonely Reader [Hardback]

    Rebecca Krug (Author)

    £45.50

    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

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