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- 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...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2015; US$ 45.95
In this series of detailed studies, Andy Orchard demonstrates the changing range of Anglo-Saxon attitudes towards the monstrous by reconsidering the monsters of Beowulf against the background of early medieval and patristic teratology and with reference to specific Anglo-Saxon texts. more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2015; US$ 82.00
Early English Metre presents a new perspective on early English verse and a new perspective on much of early English literary history. It is an essential addition to the literature on Old and Middle English and will be widely discussed amongst scholars in the field. more...
- 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...
- Manchester University Press 2016; US$ 100.00
Examines the teaching of the theology of Christ's ascension in Anglo-Saxon literature, offering the only comprehensive examination of how patristic ascension theology is transmitted, adapted and taught to Anglo-Saxon audiences 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$ 116.82
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...