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  1. Performance and the Middle English Romance

    Performance and the Middle English Romance [Hardback]

    Linda Marie Zaerr (Author)

    Regular Price: £50.00

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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
  2. 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)

    Regular Price: £12.00

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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
  3. John Lydgate and the Poetics of Fame

    John Lydgate and the Poetics of Fame [Hardback]

    Mary C. Flannery (Author)

    Regular Price: £50.00

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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
  4. Medieval Autographies

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

    A. C. Spearing (Author)

    Regular Price: £33.95

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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
  5. Reading and War in Fifteenth-Century England

    Reading and War in Fifteenth-Century England: From Lydgate to Malory [Hardback]

    Catherine Nall (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781843843245
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Reading, writing and the prosecution of warfare went hand in hand in the fifteenth century, demonstrated by the wide circulation and ownership of military manuals and ordinances, and the integration of military concerns into a huge corpus of texts... .... Learn More
  6. Shakespeare's London Theatreland

    Shakespeare's London Theatreland [Paperback]

    Julian Bowsher (Author)

    £20.00

    ISBN: 9781907586125
    Published by : MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology)
    This guide to the unique theatrical venues of London, from 1567, when the first playhouse was built, to 1642, when Cromwell closed them down, sets out the rich dramatic history of this period in relation to the latest exciting archaeological e... .... Learn More
  7. Troilus and Criseyde

    Troilus and Criseyde: A Reader's Guide [Paperback]

    Jenni Nuttall (Author)

    Regular Price: £18.99

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    ISBN: 9780521138765
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    'Troilus and Criseyde', Geoffrey Chaucer's most substantial completed work, is a long historical romance; its famous tale of love and betrayal in the Trojan War later inspired William Shakespeare. This reader's guide, written specifically for stud... .... Learn More
  8. Prik of Conscience

    Prik of Conscience [Paperback]

    James H. Morey (Editor)

    Regular Price: £23.50

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    ISBN: 9781580441728
    Published by : Medieval Institute Publications
    In the first modern edition of the poem since 1863, James H. Morey presents The Prik of Conscience to a new audience of students of the Middle Ages. The famous fourteenth century poem leads its audience on a path of penance. Attributed to the myst... .... Learn More
  9. Authorship and First-Person Allegory in Late Medieval France and England

    Authorship and First-Person Allegory in Late Medieval France and England [Hardback]

    Stephanie A. Viereck Gibbs Kamath (Author)

    Regular Price: £60.00

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    ISBN: 9781843843139
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    The emergence of vernacular allegories in the middle ages, recounted by a first-person narrator-protagonist, invites both abstract and specific interpretations of the author's role, since the protagonist who claims to compose the narrative also di... .... Learn More
  10. The Island Garden

    The Island Garden: England's Language of Nation from Gildas to Marvell [Paperback]

    Lynn Staley (Author)

    Regular Price: £40.50

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    ISBN: 9780268041403
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    For centuries England’s writers used the metaphor of their country as an island garden to engage in a self-conscious debate about national identity. In The Island Garden: England’s Language of Nation from Gildas to Marvell, Lynn Staley suggests th... .... Learn More

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