The themes of magic and the supernatural in medieval romance are here fully explored and put into the context of thinking at the time in this first full study of the subject.
ISBN10 : 1843842211 , ISBN13 : 9781843842217
Page Number : 304
Important and wide-ranging studies of the ideological exploitations performed by and upon the medieval romance.
ISBN10 : 1843842122 , ISBN13 : 9781843842125
Page Number : 191
This collection of essays explores the relation between literature and madness from the Medieval to the Modern period. The essays examine how literature represents the experience of madness and cultur
ISBN10 : 9781403921994 , ISBN13 : 1403921997
Page Number : 264
A wide-ranging collection on one of the most interesting features of medieval romance.
ISBN10 : 9781843841555 , ISBN13 : 184384155X
Page Number : 198
An exploration of the development of Middle English portrayals of rape and ravishment in the context of shifting legal, theological and medical attitudes.
ISBN10 : 9780859916103 , ISBN13 : 0859916103
Page Number : 343
Traces the development of the forest as a central literary motif in medieval romance.
ISBN10 : 9780859913812 , ISBN13 : 0859913813
Page Number : 235
Covers the evolution of the legend over time and analyses the major themes that have emerged.
ISBN10 : 0521860598 , ISBN13 : 9780521860598
Page Number : 261
In 1978, Nelson Goodman explored the relation of “worlds” to language and literature, formulating the term, “worldmaking” to suggest that many other worlds can as plausibly exist as the “wor
ISBN10 : 9027266166 , ISBN13 : 9789027266163
Page Number : 235
Eighteen-year-old Celaena Sardothien is bold, daring and beautiful Â? the perfect seductress and the greatest assassin her world has ever known. But though she won the King's contest and became his c
ISBN10 : 1408834952 , ISBN13 : 9781408834954
Page Number : 336
They were indeed a queer-looking party that assembled on the bank-the birds with draggled feathers, the animals with their fur clinging close to them, and all dripping wet, cross, and uncomfortable. A
ISBN10 : 9781402256226 , ISBN13 : 1402256221
Page Number : 256