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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Legend of Guy of Warwick

    By Velma Bourgeois Richmond

    Series: Garland Studies in Medieval Literature

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Nibelungen Tradition

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Winder McConnell, Werner Wunderlich, Frank Gentry, Ulrich Mueller

    Within the English-speaking world, no work of the German High Middle Ages is better known than the Nibelungenlied, which has stirred the imagination of artists and readers far beyond its land of origin. Its international influence extends from literature to music, art, film, politics and propaganda...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Christine de Pizan

    A Casebook

    Edited by Barbara K. Altmann, Deborah L. McGrady

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    Christine de Pizan wrote voluminously, commenting on various aspects of the late-medieval society in which she lived. Considered by many to be the first French woman of letters, Christine and her writing have been difficult to place ever since she began putting her thoughts on the page. Although...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Chester Mystery Cycle

    A Casebook

    Edited by Kevin J. Harty

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

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Chaucer's Dream Visions and Shorter Poems

    Edited by William A. Quinn

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Sheba's Daughters

    Whitening and Demonizing the Saracen Woman in Medieval French Epic

    By Jacqueline de Weever

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

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Amadas and Ydoine (Routledge Revivals)

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This translation, first published in 1993, presents a little-known medieval romance to readers who do not know Old French, or who are generally unfamiliar with the literature of the Middle Ages. Probably composed between 1190 and 1220, the major interest of Amadas and Ydoine to modern readers is...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Jaufre (Routledge Revivals)

    An Occitan Arthurian Romance

    By Ross Arthur

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This translation, first published in 1992, presents one of the most memorable poems of the ‘romance’ genre of medieval literature, 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...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Revisiting the Poetic Edda

    Essays on Old Norse Heroic Legend

    Edited by Paul Acker, Carolyne Larrington

    Series: Routledge Medieval Casebooks

    Bringing alive the dramatic poems of Old Norse heroic legend, this new collection offers accessible, ground-breaking and inspiring essays which introduce and analyse the exciting legends of the two doomed Helgis and their valkyrie lovers; the dragon-slayer Sigurðr; Brynhildr the implacable...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

Recently Published Books

  1. Medieval Literature for Children
    Edited by Daniel T. Kline
    Published April 23rd 2015
  2. Reading Fabliaux
    By Norris J. Lacy
    Published February 27th 2015
  3. The Grail: A Casebook
    Edited by Dhira B. Mahoney
    Published February 27th 2015
  4. Medieval Texts in Context
    Edited by Graham D. Caie, Denis Renevey
    Published February 9th 2015
  5. The Mabinogi (Routledge Revivals): A Book of Essays
    By C. W. Sullivan III
    Published January 5th 2015

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