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Medieval

  • Hans Folz and Print Culture in Late Medieval Germanyby Caroline Huey

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    In this study, author Caroline Huey analyzes the copious literary output of medieval poet and barber-surgeon Hans Folz in all its variety-whether Meisterlied, Reimpaarspruch or carnival play. Heretofore, published research to do with Folz's multifaceted and compelling oeuvre has been fragmentary, because scholars have restricted themselves by genre... more...

  • Gonzalo de Berceo and the Latin Miracles of the Virginby Robert Boenig; Patricia Timmons

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    In Gonzalo de Berceo and the Latin Miracles of the Virgin, Patricia Timmons and Robert Boenig present the first English translation of a twelfth-century Latin collection of miracles that Berceo, the first named poet in the Spanish language, used as a source for his thirteenth-century Spanish collection Milagros de Nuestra SeƱora. Using the MS Thott... more...

  • Playing the Canterbury Talesby Andrew Higl

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Playing the Canterbury Tales addresses the additions, continuations, and reordering of the Canterbury Tales found in the manuscripts and early printed editions of the Tales. Many modern editions present a specific set of tales in a specific order, and often leave out an entire corpus of continuations and additions. Andrew Higl makes a case for understanding... more...

  • Gawainby Keith Busby; Raymond H. Thompson

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • 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...

  • Poetry and Identity in Quattrocento Naplesby Matteo Soranzo

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Poetry and Identity in Quattrocento Naples approaches poems as acts of cultural identity and investigates how a group of authors used poetry to develop a poetic style, while also displaying their position toward the culture of others. Starting from an analysis of Giovanni Pontano?s Parthenopeus and De amore coniugali, followed by a discussion of Jacopo... more...

  • Mediterranean Identities in the Premodern Eraby Kathryn L. Reyerson; John Watkins

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    The first full length volume to approach the premodern Mediterranean from a fully interdisciplinary perspective, this collection defines the Mediterranean as a coherent region with distinct patterns of social, political, and cultural exchange. The essays explore the production, modification, and circulation of identities based on religion, ethnicity,... more...

  • Imagining Spectatorshipby John J. McGavin; Greg Walker

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 40.43

    Imagining Spectatorship is a highly innovative study in the emerging area of early spectatorship, focusing on the spectators' experience to offer new perspectives on early drama. more...

  • Chaucer, Gower, Hoccleve and the Commercial Practices of Late Fourteenth-Century Londonby Craig E. Bertolet

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    As residents of fourteenth-century London, Geoffrey Chaucer, John Gower, and Thomas Hoccleve each day encountered aspects of commerce such as buying, selling, and worrying about being cheated. Many of Chaucer?s Canterbury Tales address how pervasive the market had become in personal relationships. Gower's writings include praises of the concept of... more...

  • Anglo-Saxon Emotionsby Alice Jorgensen; Frances McCormack

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 134.95

    Research into the emotions is beginning to gain momentum in Anglo-Saxon studies. In order to integrate early medieval Britain into the wider scholarly research into the history of emotions (a major theme in other fields and a key field in interdisciplinary studies), this volume brings together established scholars, who have already made significant... more...