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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 193 new and published books in the subject of Medieval Literature — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. King Arthur's Modern Return

    Edited by Debra N. Mancoff

    Series: Garland Reference Library of the Humanities

    The Arthurian legend closes with a promise: On a distant day, when his country calls, the king will return. His lost realm will be regained, and his shattered dream of an ideal world will, at last, be realized. This collection of original essays explores the issue of return in the modern Arthurian...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Women Pilgrims in Late Medieval England

    By Susan S. Morrison

    Series: Routledge Research in Medieval Studies

    This thought-provoking book explores medieval perceptions of pilgrimage, gender and space. It examines real life evidence for the widespread presence of women pilgrims, as well as secular and literary texts concerning pilgrimage and women pilgrims represented in the visual arts. Women pilgrims were...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Imagining Heaven in the Middle Ages

    A Book of Essays

    Edited by Jan S. Emerson

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Italian Novella

    Edited by Gloria Allaire

    Series: Garland Medieval Casebooks

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 12th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Introduction to Medieval Europe 300–1500

    2nd Edition

    By Wim Blockmans, Peter Hoppenbrouwers

    Introduction to Medieval Europe 300-1500 provides a comprehensive survey of this complex and varied formative period of European history. Covering themes as diverse as barbarian migrations, the impact of Christianization, the formation of nations and states, the emergence of an expansionist...

    Published January 26th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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...

    Published January 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Mary Magdalene in Medieval Culture

    Conflicted Roles

    Edited by Peter Loewen, Robin Waugh

    Series: Routledge Studies in Medieval Literature and Culture

    This innovative and multidisciplinary collection visits representations and interpretations of Mary Magdalene in the medieval and early modern periods, questioning major scholarly assumptions behind the examination of female saints and their depictions in medieval artworks, literature, and music....

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Medieval Literature

    Criticism and Debates

    Edited by Holly Crocker, D. Vance Smith

    Series: Routledge Criticism and Debates in Literature

    Medieval Literature: Criticism and Debates combines classic critical essays alongside new voices and approaches, highlighting vibrant debates on medieval literature that will continue to shape critical conversations for the coming decades. Holly A. Crocker and D. Vance Smith present a fascinating...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Crying in the Middle Ages

    Tears of History

    Edited by Elina Gertsman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Medieval Religion and Culture

    Sacred and profane, public and private, emotive and ritualistic, internal and embodied, medieval weeping served as a culturally charged prism for a host of social, visual, cognitive, and linguistic performances. Crying in the Middle Ages addresses the place of tears in Jewish, Christian, and...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Biblical Paradigms in Medieval English Literature

    From Cædmon to Malory

    By Lawrence Besserman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Medieval Literature and Culture

    This book examines the intricate and unusual relationship between the sacred and secular spheres of English medieval culture, positing that the assimilation of sacred and secular motifs could be in either direction, or even in both directions. That is, medieval English writers could appropriate...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Medieval Literature for Children
    Edited by Daniel T. Kline
    To Be Published December 19th 2014
  2. Chaucer and the Jews
    Edited by Sheila Delany
    To Be Published December 19th 2014
  3. The Legend of Guy of Warwick
    By Velma Bourgeois Richmond
    To Be Published December 19th 2014
  4. Chaucer's Cultural Geography
    Edited by Kathryn L. Lynch
    To Be Published December 19th 2014
  5. The Nibelungen Tradition: An Encyclopedia
    Edited by Winder McConnell, Werner Wunderlich, Frank Gentry, Ulrich Mueller
    To Be Published December 19th 2014

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