Medieval Romance, Medieval Contexts - Studies in Medieval Romance (Hardback)Rhiannon Purdie (editor), Derek Pearsall (author of contributions), Emily Wingfield (author of contributions), John A. Geck (author of contributions), Judith Weiss (author of contributions), Professor Marianne Ailes (author of contributions), Michael Cichon (author of contributions,editor), Nancy Mason Bradbury (author of contributions), Nicholas Perkins (author of contributions)
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Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 480 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 x 17 mm
[G]ives substantial (and much-welcomed) attention to Scottish romance in Scottish contexts, alongside a good range of other English and Anglo-Norman romances from the twelfth to the sixteenth centuries. * REVIEW OF ENGLISH STUDIES *
The papers assembled in this volume are a selection of those given at the biennal 'Romance in Medieval Britain' conference [...] and are a reminder of how influential those conferences have been in promoting the study of less-well known romances. * MEDIUM AEVUM *
D. S. Brewer's Studies in Medieval Romance series performs a valuable service for scholars of romance [...] The essays in Medieval Romance, Medieval Contexts offer extended engagements with particular romance texts, many of them rarely encountered even in romance scholarship, and with a range of meaningful contexts. Students of medieval English and Scottish romance will be turning to this collection for careful and informative readings of the particular texts. * THE MEDIEVAL REVIEW *
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