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  1. Jaufre (Routledge Revivals)

    An Occitan Arthurian Romance

    By Ross G. Arthur

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This translation, first published in 1992, presents one of the most memorable medieval ballads, largely because it contains a number of surprises and falsified expectations. Jaufre, the hero, arrives at the court of King Arthur with a total and naïve faith in the King and his ability to effect a...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Consul of God (Routledge Revivals)

    The Life and Times of Gregory the Great

    By Jeffrey Richards

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Gregory the Great, whose reign spanned the years between 590 and 604 A.D., was one of the most remarkable figures of the early medieval Papacy. Aristocrat, administrator, teacher and scholar, he ascended the throne of St Peter at a time of acute crisis for the Roman Church. Consul of God, first...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Popes and the Papacy in the Early Middle Ages (Routledge Revivals)

    476-752

    By Jeffrey Richards

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    There has been a tendency to the view the history of the early medieval papacy predominantly in ideological terms, which has resulted in the over-exaggeration of the idea of the papal monarchy. In this study, first published in 1979, Jeffrey Richards questions this view, arguing that whilst the...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Embassy to Tamerlane

    1403-1406

    By Clavijo

    'Clavijo was so keen and intelligent an observer and so lively a retailer of travel gossip that this is a very welcome addition to the series.' New StatesmanCovering thousands of miles, Clavijo's epic journey began and ended in Cadiz taking in Rhodes, Constantinople, the Black Sea, and Central...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Magic and Medieval Society

    By Anne Lawrence-Mathers, Carolina Escobar-Vargas

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Magic and Medieval Society presents a thematic approach to the topic of magic and sorcery in Western Europe between the eleventh and the fifteenth century. It aims to provide readers with the conceptual and documentary tools to reach informed conclusions as to the existence, nature, importance and...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Crusades, 1095-1204

    2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Phillips

    Series: Seminar Studies

    This new and considerably expanded edition of The Crusades, 1095-1204 couples vivid narrative with a clear and accessible analysis of the key ideas that prompted the conquest and settlement of the Holy Land between the First and the Fourth Crusade. This edition now covers the Fourth Crusade...

    Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Envisaging Heaven in the Middle Ages

    Edited by Carolyn Muessig, Ad Putter

    Series: Routledge Studies in Medieval Religion and Culture

    Envisaging Heaven in the Middle Ages deals with medieval notions of heaven in theological and mystical writings, in visions of the Otherworld, and in medieval art, poetry and music. It considers the influence of such notions in the secular literature of some of the greatest writers of the period...

    Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Image of Aristocracy

    In Britain, 1000-1300

    By David Crouch

    David Crouch provides a broad definition of aristorcracy by examining the ways aristocrats behaved and lived between 1000 and 1300. He analyses life-style, class and luxurious living in those years. A distinctive feature of the book is that it takes a British, rather than Anglocentric, view -...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Stained Glass in England During the Middle Ages

    By Richard Marks

    First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 13th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Performing Virginity and Testing Chastity in the Middle Ages

    By Kathleen Coyne Kelly

    Series: Routledge Research in Medieval Studies

    This book challenges the belief that female virginity can be reliably and unambiguously defined, tested and verified. Kelly analyses a variety of medieval Western European texts - including medical treatises and their Classical antecedents - and historical and legal documents. The main focus is the...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge