Facsimile Of Oxford Bodleian Library Ms Digby 86

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Editor: Early English Text Society
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This late thirteenth-century manuscript contains a personal anthology of nearly 100 texts in French, English and Latin, including secular literature, devotional material, and texts with practical applications, ranging from medical care for humans and birds to games and party tricks.
Facsimile of Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Digby 86
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Bodleian Library
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Early English Text Society

This late thirteenth-century manuscript contains a personal anthology of nearly 100 texts in French, English and Latin, including secular literature, devotional material, and texts with practical applications, ranging from medical care for humans and birds to games and party tricks.
The Cambridge Companion to Medieval English Culture
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Andrew Galloway
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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The Matter of Identity in Medieval Romance
Language: en
Pages: 165
Authors: Phillipa Hardman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: DS Brewer

Twelve essays address a central concern of medieval romance, the matter of identity.
Voices in the Past
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: John Hines
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

A pioneering exploration of the scope for linking archaeology and the critical reading of literature.
How Literatures Begin
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Joel B. Lande, Denis Feeney
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-20 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

"The emergence of a literature in any language is an improbable and complex historical achievement. In fact, many known languages throughout history did not develop writing, let alone a literature. This book, a collectively written early history of different literary traditions across the globe and through time, presents a global,