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  • 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...

  • Sanctity in the Northby Thomas DuBois

    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...

  • Theorizing the Ideal Sovereignby Daisy Delogu

    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...

  • Say What I Am Calledby Dieter Bitterli

    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...

  • Pride and Prodigiesby Andy Orchard

    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...

  • Early English Metreby Thomas A. Bredehoft

    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...

  • The Mirroure of the Worldeby Robert R. Raymo; Ruth E. Sternglantz; Elaine E. Whitaker

    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...

  • Between earth and heavenby Johanna Kramer

    Manchester University Press 2016; US$ 100.00 US$ 90.00

    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...

  • Readings in Medieval Textualityby Cristina Maria Cervone; D. Vance Smith

    Boydell & Brewer 2016; US$ 87.50

    Essays on a variety of topics in late medieval literature, linked by an engagement with form. more...