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  1. Reconsidering Boccaccio: Medieval Contexts and Global Intertexts

    Reconsidering Boccaccio: Medieval Contexts and Global Intertexts [Hardback]

    Olivia Holmes (Editor); Dana E. Stewart (Editor)

    £61.99

    ISBN: 9781487501785
    Published by : University of Toronto Press
    Series: Toronto Italian Studies
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    Reconsidering Boccaccio highlights the great Florentine writer Giovanni Boccaccio's remarkable achievements in the fourteenth century as a cultural mediator, his exceptional social, geographic, and intellectual range, and the influence of his lega... .... Learn More
  2. Singing the Crusades: French and Occitan Lyric Responses to the Crusading Movements, 1137-1336

    Singing the Crusades: French and Occitan Lyric Responses to the Crusading Movements, 1137-1336 [Hardback]

    Linda Paterson (Author)

    £60.00

    ISBN: 9781843844822
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
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    The crusading movement provoked a vast and diverse mass of reactions in the medieval West. While Latin sources provide official versions of its preaching, organisation and events, the vernacular lyrics of the troubadours and trouveres present a se... .... Learn More
  3. The Complete Story of the Grail: Chretien de Troyes' Perceval and its

    The Complete Story of the Grail: Chretien de Troyes' Perceval and its [Paperback]

    Nigel Bryant (Translator)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781843844983
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Series: Arthurian Studies
    Volume: v. 82
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    The mysterious and haunting Grail makes its first appearance in literature in Chretien de Troyes' Perceval at the end of the twelfth century. But Chretien never finished his poem, leaving an unresolved story and an incomplete picture of the Grail... .... Learn More
  4. The Complete Poetry of Giacomo da Lentini

    The Complete Poetry of Giacomo da Lentini [Paperback]

    Akash Kumar (Translator); Richard Lansing (Translator)

    £17.99

    ISBN: 9781487522865
    Published by : University of Toronto Press
    Series: Lorenzo Da Ponte Italian Library
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    This volume presents the first translation in English of the complete poetry of Giacomo da Lentini, the first major lyric poet of the Italian vernacular. He was the leading exponent of the Sicilian School (c.1220-1270) as well as the inventor of t... .... Learn More
  5. The Complete Poetry of Giacomo da Lentini

    The Complete Poetry of Giacomo da Lentini [Hardback]

    Akash Kumar (Translator); Richard Lansing (Translator)

    £44.99

    ISBN: 9781487503765
    Published by : University of Toronto Press
    Series: Lorenzo Da Ponte Italian Library
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    This volume presents the first translation in English of the complete poetry of Giacomo da Lentini, the first major lyric poet of the Italian vernacular. He was the leading exponent of the Sicilian School (c.1220-1270) as well as the inventor of t... .... Learn More
  6. The Classical Tradition in Medieval Catalan, 1300-1500

    The Classical Tradition in Medieval Catalan, 1300-1500: Translation, Imitation, and Literacy [Hardback]

    Lluís Cabré (Author); Alejandro Coroleu (Author); Montserrat Ferrer (Author); Albert Lloret (Author); Josep Pujol (Author)

    £60.00

    ISBN: 9781855663220
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
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    This book offers the first comprehensive study of the reception of the classical tradition in medieval Catalan letters, a multilingual process involving not only Latin and Catalan, but also neighbouring vernaculars like Aragonese, Castilian, Frenc... .... Learn More
  7. Giovanni Boccaccio: Genealogy of the Pagan Gods, Volume 2: Books vi X

    Giovanni Boccaccio: Genealogy of the Pagan Gods, Volume 2: Books vi X [Hardback]

    Jon Solomon (Editor)

    £19.95

    ISBN: 9780674975590
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    Series: The I Tatti Renaissance Library
    Genealogy of the Pagan Gods by Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375) is an ambitious work of humanistic scholarship whose goal is to plunder ancient and medieval literary sources so as to create a massive synthesis of Greek and Roman mythology. The work ... .... Learn More
  8. Vernacular Translators in Quattrocento Italy: Scribal Culture, Authority, and Agency

    Vernacular Translators in Quattrocento Italy: Scribal Culture, Authority, and Agency [Hardback]

    Andrea Rizzi (Author)

    £80.00

    ISBN: 9782503567853
    Published by : Brepols
    Series: Late Medieval and Early Modern Studies
    Volume: 26
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    This book provides a richly documented study of vernacular translators as agents within the literary culture of Italy during the fifteenth century. Through a fresh and careful examination of these early modern translators, Rizzi shows how hum... .... Learn More
  9. In the Skin of a Beast: Sovereignty and Animality in Medieval France

    In the Skin of a Beast: Sovereignty and Animality in Medieval France [Hardback]

    Peggy McCracken (Author)

    £34.00

    ISBN: 9780226458922
    Published by : University of Chicago Press
    In medieval literature, when humans and animals meet whether as friends or foes issues of mastery and submission are often at stake. In the Skin of a Beast shows how the concept of sovereignty comes to the fore in such narratives, reflecting large... .... Learn More
  10. The Arthur of the Italians: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval Italian Literature and Culture

    The Arthur of the Italians: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval Italian Literature and Culture [Paperback]

    F. Regina Psaki (Editor); Gloria Allaire (Editor)

    £39.99

    ISBN: 9781786830715
    Published by : University of Wales Press
    Series: Arthurian Literature in the Middle Ages
    This is the first comprehensive book on the Arthurian legend in medieval and Renaissance Italy since Edmund Gardner's 1930 The Arthurian Legend in Italian Literature. Arthurian material reached all levels of Italian society, from princely courts w... .... Learn More

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