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Clerks, wives, and historians : essays on medieval English language and literature / edited by Winfried Rudolf, Thomas Honegger, and Andrew James Johnston.

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Publication:
Bern ; New York : Peter Lang, c2007.
Series:
Collection Variations ; v. 8.
Variations ; v. 8
Format/Description:
Book
240 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
English philology -- Middle English, 1100-1500.
English philology -- Early modern, 1500-1700.
England -- Intellectual life -- 1066-1485.
England -- Intellectual life -- 16th century.
England -- Intellectual life -- 17th century.
Contents:
The king's speech in the Finnsburg fragment / Roland Schuhmann
That dizzy height of wisdom : Augustinian vision and Kynde's mountain in Piers Plowman B XI / Sebastian I. Sobecki
"For myn entente nys but for to pleye" : on the playground with the Wife of Bath, the Clerk of Oxford and Jacques Derrida / Franziska Scheitzeneder
Subjectivity and crisis in fourteenth-century English historical writing / Nicole Nyffenegger-Staub
Treachery and betrayal in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle : the incident of 1051 / Kathrin Prietzel
Romancing the form : alliterative metre and William of Palerne / Thomas Honegger
Seven diverse loans in Middle English alliterative poetry : a preliminary study / Winfried Rudolf
"Infinite shapes of thinges" : monsters and the monstrous in Edmund Spenser's Faerie queene / Maik Goth
The typological significance of ablaut in the prehistory of English / Robert Mailhammer
Some problems connected with the analysis of gerunds with direct objects in Middle English / Svenja Kranich.
Notes:
Selected papers from the Studientag zum englisches Mittelalter, SEM VI & VIII, held at Jena, Bochum, and Zurich between 2004 & 2007.
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund.
Contributor:
Rudolf, Winfried.
Honegger, Thomas.
Johnston, Andrew James.
Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund.
ISBN:
3039108352
9783039108350 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Publisher no.:
99948486834
Web link:
The Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund Home Page
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