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- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2015; US$ 47.95
Makes available for the first time the unique text in the fifteenth-century British manuscript, MS. Bodley 283, which is among the last and largest works in the tradition of lay religious instruction mandated by the Fourth Lateran Council. more...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2008; US$ 38.95
Sanctity in the North features English translations of texts from Latin or vernacular Nordic languages, in many cases for the first time. The accompanying essays complement the translations and reflect the contributors' own disciplinary groundings in folklore, philology, medieval, and religious studies. more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2008; US$ 74.00
Delogu examines how biographical writings on kings contributed to nascent ideas of nationhood, exerted pressure upon traditional ideals of kingship, and ultimately redefined the theoretical and practical bases of medieval kingship. more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2009; US$ 80.00
A rich and illuminating work that is as intriguing as the riddles themselves, Say What I Am Called is a rewarding study of some of the most interesting works from the Anglo-Saxon period. more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2016; US$ 109.38
Excerpts from texts (with translation) from the French of medieval England offer a guide to medieval literary theory. more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 123.50
This study examines the reading of bodies in social (mediality) discourse in Old Norse-Icelandic and early Irish texts. The volume discusses a number of examples in their respective context through close readings. It shows that even in medieval texts, bodies can be consciously installed and read as much more than physical entities: they... more...