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Praise of Folly (Penguin Classics)
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ean: 9780140446081, isbn: 0140446087,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Erasmus of Rotterdam (c. 1466-1536) is one of the greatest figures of the Renaissance humanist movement, which abandoned medieval pieties in favour of a rich new vision of the individual's potential. Praise of Folly, written to amuse his friend Sir T...
The Old English Version of Bede's Historia Ecclesiastica (Anglo-Saxon Studies)
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9781843842736, isbn: 1843842734,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
"The first full-length study of the Old English version of Bede's masterwork, dealing with one of the most important texts to survive from Anglo-Saxon England. The subjects treated range from a detailed analysis of the manuscripts and the medieval us...
The Pilgrim's Progress and Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners
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ean: 9780375725685, isbn: 0375725687,
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Now available together in a single volume, these two classics were written by seventeenth-century England’s most famous prisoner of conscience, Baptist John Bunyan (1628-1688). Imprisoned for twelve years for his preaching, he wrote first a dramati...
The Book of Margery Kempe (TEAMS Middle English Texts)
By Brand: Western Michigan Univ Medieval
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sku: 56743009309, ean: 9781879288720, isbn: 1879288729,
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In this fresh, classroom-friendly volume, Margery Kempe, a married woman from fifteenth-century England, dictates her remarkable life story. Far from provincial, this extraordinary woman tells us about her business ventures in Lynn, her spiritual con...
The Dream of the Rood (Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies LUP)
By Brand: Liverpool University Press
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ean: 9780859895033, isbn: 0859895033,
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The Dream of the Rood is a poem that has entranced generations of scholars. It is one of the greatest religious poems in English literature, the work of a nameless poet of superb genius. This edition presents a conservative text with variant reading ...
Integral Palaeography (TEXTES ET ETUDES DU MOYEN AGE)
ean: 9782503511771, isbn: 2503511775,
A collection of articles by Leonard Boyle focusing on the central theme of medieval historical writing and how to study it. Boyle looks at the different approaches taken by British, French and German ascholars, and the many ways in which scholars ide...
Gerald of Wales: New Perspectives on a Medieval Writer and Critic
By University of Wales Press
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ean: 9781786831644, isbn: 1786831643,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Gerald of Wales (1146–1223) is widely recognized for his innovative ethnographic studies of Ireland and Wales, which touched upon many aspects of twelfth-century life. Despite their valuable insights, these twenty-three works are vastly understudie...
Amis and Amiloun, Robert of Cisyle, and Sir Amadace (Middle English Texts)
By Brand: Western Michigan Univ Medieval
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ean: 9781580441254, isbn: 1580441254,
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In A Manual of the Writings in Middle English, Amis and Amiloun, Robert of Cisyle, and Sir Amadace are classified by Lillian Herlands Hornstein as Legendary Romances of Didactic Intent. Amis, produced in the East Midlands in the late thirteenth centu...
The Warrior's Queen (Border Series)
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ean: 9781946510143, isbn: 1946510149,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
*** This book can be read as a standalone novel. *** A stolen kiss. A forced marriage. Can a Scottish chief and English lady learn to love each other? The Warrior After two rejected proposals, Graeme de Sowlis has no interest in marriage. The Sc...
Doomsday Book (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
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ean: 9780613922555, isbn: 0613922557,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Stranded in the fourteenth century--a time of superstition and fear--time traveler Kivrin becomes an unlikely angel of hope during history's darkest hour and awaits rescue by her comrades....
The Forest of Medieval Romance: Avernus, Broceliande, Arden
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ean: 9780859913812, isbn: 0859913813,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
Valuable for its discussions of medieval English and French romances and lays, and especially for its survey of their varieties of wooded landscape - idyllic and exilic, amorous and adventurous. -- MEDIUM AEVUM Close textual analysis and comparison w...
Old English, Poems Prose and Lessons
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ean: 9781898281467, isbn: 1898281467,
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This set of two CD-Roms is comprised of readings in Old English (Anglo-Saxon) by Stephen Pollington of texts and lessons found in the audiotape First Steps in Old English . CD 1 Tracks include: 1. Deor. 2. Beowulf - The Funeral of Scyld Scefing. 3....
Manuscripts from the Anglo-Saxon Age
By University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780802090966, isbn: 0802090966,
The Anglo-Saxons first appeared on the historical scene as Germanic pagan pirates and mercenaries, moving into the declining Roman Empire in the 5th Century AD and forging a series of kingdoms which became 'England'. By the time of the Norman Conques...
From Byzantium to Italy: Greek Studies in the Italian Renaissance
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ean: 9781474250474, isbn: 1474250475,
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Which famous poet treasured his copy of Homer, but could never learn Greek? What prompted diplomats to circulate a speech by Demosthenes – in Latin translation – when the Turks threatened to invade Europe? Why would enthusiastic Florentines crowd...
By HMH Books for Young Readers
sku: 9780618756377, ean: 9780618756377, isbn: 061875637X,
When sleep was at its deepest, night at its blackest, up from the mist-filled marsh came Grendel stalking . . .Thus begins the battle between good and evil, for lying in wait and anxious to challenge the ogre Grendel is a young man, strong-willed and...
Medieval Literature in Translation
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ean: 9780486415819, isbn: 0486415813,
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Comprehensive anthology contains exquisite cross-section of Western medieval literature, from Boethius and Augustine to Dante, Abelard, Marco Polo, and Villon, masterfully translated by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Charles Eliot Norton, C. K. Scott Moncri...
The Portable Chaucer: Revised Edition (Portable Library)
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ean: 9780140150810, isbn: 0140150811,
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In the fourteenth century Geoffrey Chaucer, who served three kings as a customs official and special envoy, virtually invented English poetry. He did so by wedding the language of common speech to metrical verse, creating a medium that could accommod...
The Voynich Manuscript: The Mysterious Code That Has Defied Interpretation for Centuries
By Brand: Inner Traditions
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mpn: 9781594771293, ean: 9781594771293, isbn: 1594771294,
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An examination of the many theories surrounding this enigmatic text, apparently written in code• Reveals the connections between this work and the Cathars, Roger Bacon, and John Dee • Explains the cryptanalysis methods used in attempts to break t...
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