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- Boydell & Brewer 2000; US$ 99.00
Charles, duc d'Orléans, prince and poet, was a captive in England for twenty-five years following the battle of Agincourt. The studies in this volume, by European and American scholars, focus on his life and actions during that time, and show him as a serious and learned reader, a cunning political figure (accomplished in the skills that would impress... more...
The Conception of Mary a Rhyming Translation of Book V of Le Champion Des Dames by Martin Le Franc (1410-1461)The Edwin Mellen Press 2010; US$ 159.95
This translation fills a major need for those unfamiliar with Middle French by granting them access to this nuanced and multifaceted exploration of womens role in society and of Marys role in the Church. The Conception of Mary provides point of contact between medieval and modern scholars interested in gender studies, theological questions,... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 99.95
Examining the portrayal of childhood and youth in a large sample of medieval French verse narratives, this study analyzes representations of childhood in two genres: chansons de geste, or Old French epic poems, and romances. Phyllis Gaffney identifies dif more...
- Amsterdam University Press 2007; US$ 22.45
Met deze uitspraak van de Hongaarse schrijver György Konrad opende 'Nauwgezet en Wanhopig' van Wim Kayzer - een legendarische tv-serie vooral bekend bij literatuurliefhebbers. In de vele manieren waarop we zin en betekenis zoeken blijkt het narratieve een belangrijke rol te spelen. Soetaert presenteert een (b)logboek waarin hij de vraag 'wat... more...
- Clarendon Press 2006; US$ 109.99
Alain Chartier was one of medieval France's most influential writers, but has been overlooked by modern criticism. This is the first full-length study of his work in its cultural context. It reconsiders the French verse debates in particular, based on their material context of transmission and on similarities with his French and Latin prose works.... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 90.00
This collected assesses of the role of the author in Medieval French literature, with a focus on writers such as Jean de Meun, Guillaume de Machaut, Jean Froissart, Christine de Pizan, and lesser-known figures including Gerbert de Montreuil, Gautier de Coincy, Baudoin Butor, or David Aubert. more...