Published May 11, 2006
by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||224|
Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Studies in English Medieval Language and Literature Ser.: Textual and Contextual Studies in Medieval English: Towards the Reunion of Linguistics and Philology (, Trade Paperback, New Edition) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The series “Studies in English Medieval Language and Literature“ aims at providing a forum for studies in the fields of English linguistics and literature. The monographs and collected volumes focus on various aspects of historical linguistics, old and middle English grammar, language contact and linguistic borrowing, as well as many others. Inspired by all of the end-of-the-year lists for this and that, particularly one in The Independent entitled “Professors at America’s elite colleges pick one book every student should read in ,” I decided to ask medievalists from around the world (and not only at “elite” colleges, whatever that means) to compile our own list of must-read medieval studies books for students. Book Description. This volume brings together a selection of the major articles of David Mills (), which along with similar volumes by Alexandra F. Johnston, Peter Meredith and Meg Twycross makes up a set of "Shifting Paradigms in Early English Drama Studies".
Criticism of the estates in Judah Al-Ḥarizi’s book of Taḥkemoni and in european-christian literature of the thirteenth century: affinity and distinction A contextual analysis of the jewish italian elegy at the time of the ghettos (sixteenth–eighteenth centuries). This collection of essays by leading experts in manuscript studies sheds new light on ways to approach medieval texts in their manuscript context. Each contribution provides groundbreaking insight into the field of medieval textual culture, demonstrating the various interconnections between medieval material and literary traditions. General notes. Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents. Insigne crucis: a European motif in a Nordic setting / Haki Antonsson -- Points of law at the point of a sword: Tristan's duel with Morolt in the North Sea world / Vickie Ziegler -- Lydgate's Troy book and the confusion of Prudence / Robert R. Edwards -- The rider on the sea-monster: quid gloriaris in malitia. This collection of essays by leading experts in manuscript studies sheds new light on ways to approach medieval texts in their manuscript context. Each contribution provides groundbreaking insight into the field of medieval textual culture, demonstrating the various interconnections between medieval material and literary traditions.
A Companion to Medieval Poetry presents a series of original essays from leading literary scholars that explore English poetry from the Anglo-Saxon period up to the 15 th century.. Organised into three parts to echo the chronological and stylistic divisions between the Anglo-Saxon, Middle English and Post-Chaucerian periods, each section is introduced with contextual essays, providing a. Based on extensive fieldwork and many hard-to-find Russian sources, the book places the surviving monuments into the wider cultural context of the region. Many photographs and new ground-plans are included, as well as detailed studies of individual monuments and the wider architectural aesthetic. Carol Lansing is Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her research focuses on medieval Italian politics, society, and culture. Previous publications include The Florentine Magnates: Lineage and Faction in a Medieval Commune (), Power and Purity: Cathar Heresy in Medieval Italy () and Passion and Order: Restraint of Grief in the Medieval Italian . He is a former editor of Studies in the Age of Chaucer. cathy shrank,Lecturer in English at the University ofShefﬁeld, works on Renaissance humanism, identities, translation and the book as phys-ical object. Her book, Writing the Nation: Literature, Humanism and English Identities, – was published in ; an essay on Cori-.