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Old French narrative cycles

Luke Sunderland

Old French narrative cycles

heroism between ethics and morality

by Luke Sunderland

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Published by D.S. Brewer in Cambridge, UK, Rochester, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Guillaume d"Orange (Chansons de geste),
  • History and criticism,
  • Roman de Tristan en prose,
  • Heroes in literature,
  • Romances,
  • Lancelot (Prose cycle),
  • Roman de Renart,
  • French fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-199) and index.

    StatementLuke Sunderland
    SeriesGallica -- v. 15, Gallica (Woodbridge (Suffolk, England)) -- v. 15
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ221 .S86 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 204 p. ;
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25002325M
    ISBN 101843842203
    ISBN 109781843842200
    LC Control Number2010292657
    OCLC/WorldCa432981442

    Contact Professor Luke Sunderland (email at [email protected]). Biography. My research interests are in medieval French, Occitan and Franco-Italian literature. My current project focuses on vernacular encyclopaedias, looking at the visual and verbal constructions of knowledge in encyclopaedic manuscripts and at the ontologies they vehicled. (shelved 1 time as french-story) avg rating — , ratings — published

    Biblical literature - Biblical literature - Job: The Book of Job is not only the finest expression of the Hebrew poetic genius; it must also be accorded a place among the greatest masterpieces of world literature. The work is grouped with Proverbs and Ecclesiastes as a product of the wisdom movement, even though it contains what might be called an anti-wisdom strain in that the hero . Roman de Renart synonyms, Roman de Renart pronunciation, Roman de Renart translation, English dictionary definition of Roman de Renart. or reynard n. Old French Narrative Cycles: Heroism between Ethics and Morality. The book's greatest lack is a conclusion that links the works to each other and to related works such as the Roman de.

    (shelved 11 times as french-history) avg rating — 13, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Amis and Amiloun,'6 Lybeaus Disconus,'7 and two of the Old French Grail poems.'8 Of mediaeval influence oni Spenser's narrative-theory, however, practically nothing has been written, except Warton's suggestion that the twelve knights setting out from a single place, each to perform a .


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