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Poetic Individuality in the Middle Ages: New Departures in Poetry 1100-1500

by Dronke, Peter

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Veery Books
Published
1970
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Very Good+
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Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1970. 234 pp. Melodies of Peter Abelard and Hildegard de Bingen in the appendix, 27 pp. Dust Jacket with rubbing and two 1-inch tears with attendant creases, price clipped. Contents: I. Poetic Individuality--Questions; II. Ruodlieb--The Emergence of Romance; III. Semiramis--The Creation of Myth; IV. Peter Abelard--Planctus and Satire; V. Hildegarde of Bingen as Poetess… Read more
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John Lydgate

by Pearsall, Derek

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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London: Routledge & Keagan Paul, 1970. 312 pp. Price-clipped dj w/ 3-inch tear and other wear at top. Sticker ghosts on FEP of otherwise fine volume. Medieval Authors Series. Three photographic plates of illustrations from manuscripts in the British Museum. Contents: General Preface; Author's Note; John Lydgate: The Critical Approach; The Monastic Background; Chaucer and Literary Background; The Courtly… Read more
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The Geste of Duke Jocelyn

by Farnol, Jeffery

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Veery Books
Published
1920
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Very Good
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First American Edition
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New York: Little, Brown, and Company, 1920. 252 pp. A bit of rubbing to the edges. Spine darkened. All six plates by Eric Pape are present. Also an elaborate jousting scene by Pape on endpapers. Green cloth with gilt-decorated type and ornaments. 'Long, long ago when castles grim did frown, When massy wall and gate did 'fend each town; When… Read more
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