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  1. Romance and its Contexts in Fifteenth-Century England

    Romance and its Contexts in Fifteenth-Century England: Politics, Piety and Penitence [Hardback]

    Raluca L. Radulescu (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781843843597
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Although the anonymous pious Middle English romances and Sir Thomas Malory's Morte Darthur have rarely been studied in relation to each other, they in fact share at least two thematic concerns, vocabularies of suffering and genealogical concerns, ... .... Learn More
  2. Fatherhood and its Representations in Middle English Texts

    Fatherhood and its Representations in Middle English Texts [Hardback]

    Rachel E. Moss (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781843843580
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    The figure and role of the late-medieval father is reappraised through a close reading of a range of documents from the period, including both letters and romances. Late medieval English society placed great weight on the practices of primogenitur... .... Learn More
  3. Traditions and Innovations in the Study of Medieval English Literature

    Traditions and Innovations in the Study of Medieval English Literature: The Influence of Derek Brewer [Hardback]

    Charlotte Brewer (Editor); Barry Windeatt (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781843843542
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Derek Brewer (1923-2008) was one of the most influential medievalists of the twentieth century, first through his own publications and teaching, and later as the founder of his own academic publishing firm. His working life of some sixty years, fr... .... Learn More
  4. Malory and Christianity

    Malory and Christianity: Essays on Sir Thomas Malory's Morte Darthur [Paperback]

    D. Thomas Hanks (Editor); Janet Jesmok (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781580441766
    Published by : Medieval Institute Publications
    As Hanks and Jesmok note in their introduction, “pursuing opponents and pursuing love move the Morte’s narrative, but the work’s richness comes from its romance and tragic elements: the human quest for maturity and fulfillment and those uncontroll... .... Learn More
  5. Chaucer, Gower and the Vernacular Rising

    Chaucer, Gower and the Vernacular Rising [Hardback]

    Lynn Arner (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780271058931
    Published by : Penn State University Press
    Chaucer, Gower, and the Vernacular Rising examines the transmission of Greco-Roman and European literature into English during the late fourteenth and early fifteenth centuries, while literacy was burgeoning among men and women from the nonruling ... .... Learn More
  6. Scribes and the City

    Scribes and the City: London Guildhall Clerks and the Dissemination of Middle English Literature, 1375-1425 [Hardback]

    Linne R. Mooney (Author); Estelle Stubbs (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781903153406
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Geoffrey Chaucer is called the Father of English Literature not because he was the first author to write in English - he wasn't - but because his works were among those of his generation produced in sufficient numbers to reach a wider audience. He... .... Learn More
  7. Performance and the Middle English Romance

    Performance and the Middle English Romance [Hardback]

    Linda Marie Zaerr (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781843843238
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Although English medieval minstrels performed gestes, a genre closely related to romance, often playing the harp or the fiddle, the question of if, and how, Middle English romance was performed has been hotly debated. Here, the performance traditi... .... Learn More
  8. The Dialogue of Solomon and Marcolf

    The Dialogue of Solomon and Marcolf: A Dual-Language Edition from Latin and Middle English Printed Editions [Paperback]

    Nancy Mason Bradbury (Editor); Scott Bradbury (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781580441803
    Published by : Medieval Institute Publications
    The two texts of the Dialogue presented here, a Latin version printed c. 1488 and a Middle English translation printed in 1492, preserve lively, entertaining, and revealing exchanges between the Old Testament wisdom figure Solomon and Marcolf, a m... .... Learn More
  9. John Lydgate and the Poetics of Fame

    John Lydgate and the Poetics of Fame [Hardback]

    Mary C. Flannery (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781843843313
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    John Lydgate is arguably the most significant poet of fifteenth-century England, yet his position as Chaucer's literary successor and his role as a Lancastrian poet have come to overshadow his contributions to English literature. Here, "fame" is i... .... Learn More
  10. Medieval Autographies

    Medieval Autographies: The "I" of the Text [Paperback]

    A. C. Spearing (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780268017828
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    In Medieval Autographies, A. C. Spearing develops a new engagement of narrative theory with medieval English first-person writing, focusing on the roles and functions of the “I” as a shifting textual phenomenon, not to be defined either as autobio... .... Learn More

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