Violent Passions: Managing Love in the Old French Verse Romance - Arthurian and Courtly Cultures (Hardback)
  • Violent Passions: Managing Love in the Old French Verse Romance - Arthurian and Courtly Cultures (Hardback)
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Violent Passions: Managing Love in the Old French Verse Romance - Arthurian and Courtly Cultures (Hardback)

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Hardback 323 Pages / Published: 03/09/2005
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This book re-evaluates the perception of "courtly love" in Old French verse. Adams traces how these verses explore the emotional trials of amour and propose coping methods for the lovelorn.

Publisher: Palgrave USA
ISBN: 9781403962942
Number of pages: 323
Weight: 535 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 22 mm
Edition: 2005 ed.


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"[Adam's] attempt to locate these romantic explorations of amor within the 12th-century's fascination with problematic love is laudable and instructive." - Encomia

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