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Author Gellrich, Jesse M., 1942- author.

Title The idea of the book in the Middle Ages : language theory, mythology, and fiction / Jesse M. Gellrich.

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


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 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (292 pages) : 9 black and white halftones
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
text file PDF rda
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 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.
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.
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781501740718
1501740709 (Trade Paper)
Standard No. 10.7591/9781501740718 doi

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