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  • Radical Pastoral, 1381?1594by Mike Rodman Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    From William Langland's Piers Plowman, through the highly polemicized literary culture of fifteenth-century Lollardy, to major Reformation writers such as Simon Fish, William Tyndale and John Bale, and into the 1590s, this book argues for a vital reassessment of our understanding of the literary and cultural modes of the Reformation. It argues that... more...

  • Marriage and Sexuality in Medieval and Early Modern Iberiaby Eukene Lacarra Lanz

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 54.95

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Epistemology of the Monstrous in the Middle Agesby Lisa Verner

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 54.95

    This book studies the phenomena of monsters and marvels from the time of Pliny the Elder through the 14th century. more...

  • Desiring Truthby Jeremy Lowe

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 54.95

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Das europäische Mittelalter ? ein eurasisches Mittelalter?by Hermann Kulke

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 16.01

    Am Beispiel transkontinentaler Migrationen und transkultureller Verflechtungen wird deutlich, dass das europäische Mittelalter weder ein europäisches Phänomen sui generis , noch eine Zeit ?getrennter Kulturen" war. Als ein Höhepunkt intensiver Wirkungszusammenhänge, die bereits vor der europäischen Expansion Anzeichen einer frühmodernen Globalisierung... more...

  • Ovidian Bibliofictions and the Tudor Bookby Lindsay Ann Reid

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Ovidian Bibliofictions and the Tudor Book examines the historical and the fictionalized reception of Ovid?s poetry in the literature and books of Tudor England. It does so through the study of a particular set of Ovidian narratives-namely, those concerning the protean heroines of the Heroides and Metamorphoses. In the late medieval and Renaissance... more...

  • Transporting Chaucerby Helen Barr

    Manchester University Press 2015; US$ 109.99

    This book draws on the work of the British sculptor Antony Gormley alongside more traditional literary scholarship to argue for new relationships between Chaucer's poetry and works by others. Chaucer's playfulness with textual history and chronology anticipates how his own work is figured in later (and earlier) texts. Conventional models of source... more...

  • Narrative Pulse of Beowulfby John M Hill

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2009; US$ 23.95

    John M. Hill discerns a distinctive 'narrative pulse' arising out of the poem's many scenes of arrival and departure. He argues that such scenes, far from being fixed or 'type' scenes, are socially dramatic and a key to understanding the structural density of the poem. more...

  • Chaucer's Monk's Tale and Nun's Priest's Taleby Peter Goodall

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2009; US$ 117.00

    This annotated bibliography is a record of all editions, translations, and scholarship written on The Monk's Tale and the Nun's Priest's Tale in the twentieth century with a view to revisiting the former and creating a comprehensive scholarly view of the latter. more...

  • Through A Classical Eyeby Andrew Galloway; R.F. Yeager

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2009; US$ 82.00

    Contains first-rate essays that demonstrate a range of strategies for undertaking transcultural and transhistorical studies of the late medieval period, and examines medieval literature and culture where English, Italian, and Latin materials overlap. more...