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Author Gellrich, Jesse, author.

Title The Idea of the Book in the Middle Ages : Language Theory, Mythology, and Fiction / Jesse Gellrich.

Publication Info. Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press, [2019]
1987

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Description 1 online resource : 9 b&w halftones
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Contents Frontmatter -- CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- ABBREVIATIONS -- [1] The Argument of the Book : Medieval Writing and Modern Theory -- [2] The Semiology of Space in the Middle Ages: On Manuscript Painting, Sacred Architecture, Scholasticism, and Music -- [3] The Language of Mythology : On Medieval Grammar and Hermeneutics -- [4] Dante's Liber Occultorum and the Structure of Allegory in the Commedia -- [5] The Origin of Language Reconsidered : Chaucer's House of Fame -- [6] Problems of Misreading: The "Prologue" to The Legend of Good Women -- [7] I nterpreting the "Naked Text" in the "General Prologue" to The Canterbury Tales -- [8] Retrospect: On Historical Change -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX
Language In English.
Note Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 23. Mai 2019).
Summary This book assess the relationship of literature to various other cultural forms in the Middle Ages. Jesse M. Gellrich uses the insights...
Subject Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400. (OCoLC)fst01812213
Books -- Europe -- History -- 400-1450.
Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism.
Transmission of texts.
Learning and scholarship -- Europe -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500.
LITERARY CRITICISM / Medieval.
Books. (OCoLC)fst00836401
Learning and scholarship -- Medieval. (OCoLC)fst01905898
Literature, Medieval. (OCoLC)fst01000151
Transmission of texts. (OCoLC)fst01154863
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Chronological Term 400-1500
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781501740718
1501740717
Standard No. 10.7591/9781501740718 doi

 
    
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