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  1. Courting Power

    Persuasion and Politics in the Early Thirteenth Century

    By Laurie Shepard

    This text chronicles a change in epistolary persuasion in the 1230's, crystallized at the imperial chancery of Frederick II, Emperor from 1220-1250. There, traditional appeals, premised on authority and harmony, were challenged by letters in which historical circumstances functioned as an integral...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Mabinogi (Routledge Revivals)

    A Book of Essays

    By C. W. Sullivan III

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The purpose of this collection, which was first published in 1996, is to provide both an overview of the major critical approaches to the Four Branches of the Mabinogi and a selection of the best essays dealing with them. The essays examine the origins of the Mabinogion, comparative analyses, and...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Medieval Literature for Children

    Edited by Daniel T. Kline

    This volume will be a critical anthology of primary texts whose main audience was children and/or adolescents in the medieval period. Texts will include theoretical and interpretative introductions and commentary....

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Reading Fabliaux

    By Norris J. Lacy

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

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Grail

    A Casebook

    Edited by Dhira B. Mahoney

    Whether it is a cup of plenty or the container of Christ's blood, the Holy Grail has always been a symbol of aspiration and longing. This volume surveys representations of the Holy Grail in literature, art, and film from the Middle Ages to the present day. A substantial introduction tracing the...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Medieval Texts in Context

    Edited by Graham D. Caie, Denis Renevey

    This collection of essays by leading experts in manuscript studies sheds new light on ways to approach medieval texts in their manuscript context. Each contribution provides groundbreaking insight into the field of medieval textual culture, demonstrating the various interconnections between...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Arthurian Literature and Christianity

    Notes from the Twentieth Century

    Edited by Peter Meister

    Series: Garland Library of Medieval Literature

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Hildegard of Bingen

    A Book of Essays

    Edited by Maud Burnett McInerney

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Chaucer and the Jews

    Edited by Sheila Delany

    This edited collection explores the importance of the Jews in the English Christian imagination of the 14th and 15th centuries - long after their expulsion from Britain in 1290....

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Chaucer's Cultural Geography

    Edited by Kathryn L. Lynch

    Series: Basic Readings in Chaucer and His Time

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge