The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Medieval

Most popular at the top

  • Handbook of Medieval Cultureby

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 280.00

    A follow-up publication to the Handbook of Medieval Studies, this new reference work turns to a different focus: medieval culture. Medieval research has grown tremendously in depth and breadth over the last decades. Particularly our understanding of medieval culture, of the basic living conditions, and the specific value system prevalent at that time... more...

  • Handbook of Medieval Cultureby

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 280.00

    A follow-up publication to the Handbook of Medieval Studies, this new reference work turns to a different focus: medieval culture. Medieval research has grown tremendously in depth and breadth over the last decades. Particularly our understanding of medieval culture, of the basic living conditions, and the specific value system prevalent at that time... more...

  • The Beginnings of Medieval Romanceby D. H. Green

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 42.00

    Explores the emergence of the romance in the twelfth century. more...

  • Print Culture and the Medieval Authorby Alexandra Gillespie

    Oxford University Press, UK 2006; US$ 124.99

    Alexandra Gillespie takes a new look at hundreds of neglected old books containing works by Chaucer, the 'father' of English poetry, and his much-maligned follower, John Lydgate. She demonstrates that the shift from manuscript to print was part of the controversial process by which Chaucer earned his exclusive place in English literary history.... more...

  • The Forms of Renaissance Thoughtby Leonard Barkan; Bradin Cormack; Sean Keilen

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 95.00

    This book addresses works of the European Renaissance as they relate both to the world of their origins and to a modern culture that turns to the early moderns for methodological provocation and renewal. It charts the most important developments in the field since the turn towards cultural and ideological features of the Renaissance imagination. more...

  • Authority and Subjugation in Writing of Medieval Walesby Ruth Kennedy; Simon Meecham-Jones

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 115.00

    This volume insists on the crucial importance of the English experience in Wales to the understanding of the literary cultures of Medieval Britain. more...

  • Mittelalterliche Poetik in Theorie und Praxisby Thordis Hennings; Manuela Niesner; Christoph Roth; Christian Schneider

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 182.00

    For nearly forty years, the theory and practice of medieval poetics have been a central plank of Fritz Peter Knapp's research activity. The present Festschrift celebrating the jubilarian's 65th birthday brings together new studies by renowned scholars inside and outside Germany who carry forward the multi-layered discussion of poetological discourse... more...

  • Medieval Monstrosity and the Female Bodyby Sarah Alison Miller

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 150.00

    Miller argues that one incarnation of monstrosity in the Middle Ages?the female body?exists in special relation to medieval conceptualizations of the monstrous.?Because female corporeality is pervasive, proximate, and necessary, it illustrates the supreme allure and danger of the monster, thereby highlighting the powers and problems of teratology.... more...

  • Reception and Memoryby Paula Leverage

    Editions Rodopi 2010; US$ 88.40

    This book is the first cognitive literary analysis in the field of medieval French literature. As such, it focuses on the question of audience in the Old French epic poems known as chansons de geste . Bringing to bear evidence from historical, liter more...

  • Boethius Christianus?by Reinhold F. Glei; Nicola Kaminski; Franz Lebsanft

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 182.00

    In the Middle Ages, Boethius? ?Consolatio Philosophiae? is one of the most influential philosophical works from Late Antiquity. It was frequently commented on and translated. This collected volume examines the commentaries and translations of the famous text from a European perspective and thus paves the way for interdisciplinary research into the... more...