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Parliament and Literature in Late Medieval England
Parliament and Literature in Late Medieval England investigates the relationship between the development of parliament and the practice of English poetry in the later fourteenth and early fifteenth centuries. During this period, the bureaucratic political culture of parliamentarians, clerks, and scr..
₦ 12,641
The Prioress's Tale, The Tale of Sir Thopas
This volume was edited by Lilian Winstanley and originally published in 1922. It presents the full texts of 'The Prioress's Tale' and 'The Tale of Sir Thopas', accompanied by thorough, comprehensive notes. Winstanley further enhances the reading experience through extensive introductory chapters, fo..
₦ 11,684
Language and the Declining World in Chaucer, Dante, and Jean de Meun
Medieval commentaries on the origin and history of language used biblical history, from Creation to the Tower of Babel, as their starting-point, and described the progressive impairment of an originally perfect language. Biblical and classical sources raised questions for both medieval poets and com..
₦ 12,641
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Latin Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library at Manchester
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₦ 14,872
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of Lambeth Palace
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₦ 17,422
A Catalogue of the Medieval Manuscripts in the University Library, Aberdeen
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₦ 11,684
Chaucer and Medieval Estates Satire
This book is an attempt to discover the origins and significance of the General Prologue-to the Canterbury Tales. The interest of such an inquiry is many-sided. On the one hand, it throws light on the question of whether `life' or 'literature' was Chaucer's model in this work, on the relationship be..
₦ 19,975
Rhetoric beyond Words
In the Middle Ages, liturgies, books, song, architecture and poetry were performed as collaborative activities in which performers and audience together realized their work anew. Essays by leading scholars analyse how the medieval arts invited and delighted in collaborative performances designed to ..
₦ 22,844
Reading in Medieval St. Gall
Learning to read in medieval Germany meant learning to read and understand Latin as well as the pupils' own language. The teaching methods used in the medieval Abbey of St. Gall survive in the translations and commentaries of the monk, scholar and teacher Notker Labeo (ca. 950–1022). Notker's pedago..
₦ 34,319
The Manuscripts of Westminster Abbey
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₦ 9,453
The Ancient Libraries of Canterbury and Dover
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₦ 14,872
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of Eton College
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₦ 9,453