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- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2015; US$ 34.95
Exploring the issue from both historical and literary perspectives, the contributors examine violence in a broad variety of genres, places, and times, such as the Late Antique lives of the martyrs, Islamic historiography, Anglo-Saxon poetry and Norse sagas, and more. more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2013; US$ 135.00
Lo Somni (The Dream) is a dream allegory divided into four chapters or books. It was written ca. 1399 and is considered Bernat Metge?s best work. It is extremely innovative within the context of Catalan (and Iberian Peninsular) literature of the 1300?s. It consists of a dialogue between Metge-the-character and several participants (in fact the book... more...
- OUP Oxford 2014; US$ 84.99 US$ 73.09
A reader's guide and a companion to this complex and great saga, a classic of world literature, comparable to the greatest in any language. 'Why is your axe bloody?' provides what, in effect, is a graduated course in the saga. more...
- De Gruyter 2011; US$ 153.84
Scientific and literary representations of a knowledge of desire, sex and bodies are characterized by a coincidence of speech and silence. This monograph studies the forms and effects of this coincidence which is captured in the term ?(dis)articulation?. It is not a question of absolute silence or continuous speech, but rather a dialectical... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2000; US$ 99.00
A study of the use of medieval literary texts to explain the Fall and Redemption, the universality of original sin, and the identity of mankind with Adam and Eve. more...
- OUP Oxford 2007; US$ 154.99 US$ 133.29
The first English translation of a major work of medieval literature: the Armenian epic poem on Adam and Eve, Adamgirk, composed by Arak`el of Siwnik` in the early fifteenth century. Michael E. Stone also supplies an illuminating introduction. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2004; US$ 112.00
For centuries, the Arthurian legends have fascinated and inspired countless writers, artists, and readers, many of whom first became acquainted with the story as youngsters. From the numerous retellings of Malory and versions of Tennyson for young people to the host of illustrated volumes to which the Arthurian Revival gave rise. From the Arthurian... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 37.00 US$ 30.34
A study of Ćlfric's saint's Lives in their contemporary political and intellectual setting. more...