Medieval Literature

Otherworlds: Fantasy and History in Medieval Literature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at April 23, 2017
Otherworlds: Fantasy and History in Medieval Literature

Otherworlds: Fantasy and History in Medieval Literature by Aisling Byrne
2016 | ISBN: 0198746008 | English | 240 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Medieval Literature and Culture: A student guide  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 13, 2017
Medieval Literature and Culture: A student guide

Medieval Literature and Culture: A student guide (Introductions to British Literature and Culture) by Andrew Galloway
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0826486576, 0826486568 | 162 pages | PDF | 7,3 MB

Medicine and the Seven Deadly Sins in Late Medieval Literature and Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Willson at Jan. 12, 2017
Medicine and the Seven Deadly Sins in Late Medieval Literature and Culture

Virginia Langum, "Medicine and the Seven Deadly Sins in Late Medieval Literature and Culture"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137465581, 1349690864 | 236 pages | PDF | 2.4 MB
Dana E. Stewart, Alison Cornish, "Sparks and Seeds: Medieval Literature and its Afterlife"

Dana E. Stewart, Alison Cornish, "Sparks and Seeds: Medieval Literature and its Afterlife"
Publisher: Brepols | 2000 | ISBN: 2503509061 | English | PDF | 347 pages | 9.9 Mb

John Freccero is internationally renowned for his scholarship on Dante, Petrarch, Macchiavelli, and other authors. Currently Professor of Italian and Comparative Literature at New York University, he has also taught at Yale, Stanford, Cornell, and Johns Hopkins. His numerous honours include Fulbright and Guggenheim fellowships and awards from the city of Florence and the Republic of Italy. …

Games and Gaming in Medieval Literature (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Feb. 1, 2016
Games and Gaming in Medieval Literature (repost)

Serina Patterson, "Games and Gaming in Medieval Literature"
English | ISBN: 1137311037 | 2015 | 260 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Games and Gaming in Medieval Literature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Nov. 19, 2015
Games and Gaming in Medieval Literature

Serina Patterson, "Games and Gaming in Medieval Literature"
English | ISBN: 1137311037 | 2015 | 260 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Old Icelandic Literature and Society (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature) by Margaret Clunies Ross

Old Icelandic Literature and Society (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature) by Margaret Clunies Ross
English | Nov 6, 2000 | ISBN: 0521631122 | 352 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book provides a comprehensive account of Old Icelandic literature within its social context. An international team of specialists examines the ways in which the unique medieval social experiment in Iceland, a kingless society without an established authority structure, inspired a wealth of innovative writing composed in the Icelandic vernacular.
Medieval Dutch Literature in its European Context (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature) by Erik Kooper

Medieval Dutch Literature in its European Context (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature) by Erik Kooper
English | Oct 28, 1994 | ISBN: 0521402220, 0521032342 | 343 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book offers new insights into the rich and varied Dutch literature of the Middle Ages. Sixteen essays written by top scholars consider this literature in the context of the social, historical and cultural developments of the period in which it took shape. The collection includes studies of the most representative authors, genres and works of the time
'Floire and Blancheflor' and the European Romance (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature) by Patricia E. Grieve

'Floire and Blancheflor' and the European Romance (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature) by Patricia E. Grieve
English | Apr 28, 1997 | ISBN: 052143162X, 0521027675 | 256 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

This comparative study examines Floire and Blancheflor and shows how medieval writers from Spain, France, Italy, England, and Scandinavia reworked this story from the twelfth through the sixteenth centuries to develop and emphasize social, political, religious and artistic goals.
Sodomy, Masculinity and Law in Medieval Literature: France and England, 1050-1230 by William E. Burgwinkle

Sodomy, Masculinity and Law in Medieval Literature: France and England, 1050-1230 (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature) by William E. Burgwinkle
English | Aug 16, 2004 | ISBN: 0521839688 | 314 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Shedding new light on the representations of masculinity and same-sex desire in medieval literature, William Burgwinkle offers a historical survey of attitudes towards same-sex love during the Middle Ages. His studies of a wide range of texts reveal that medieval attitudes towards sexual preferences were much broader than usually conceded.