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The Medieval European Stage, 500-1550
Language: en
Pages: 720
Authors: Peter Meredith, William Tydeman, Michael John Anderson, Nick Davis, Louise M. Haywood
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-09-27 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Presents, in modern English translation, a selection of documents from the medieval theatre.
Vision and Audience in Medieval Drama
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Andrea Louise Young
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-29 - Publisher: Springer

The earliest complete morality play in English, The Castle of Perseverance depicts the culture of medieval East Anglia, a region once known for its production of artistic objects. Discussing the spectator experience of this famed play, Young argues that vision is the organizing principle that informs this play's staging, structure,
All Things Medieval: An Encyclopedia of the Medieval World [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 790
Authors: Ruth A Johnston
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-15 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This insightful survey of the "things" of medieval Europe allows modern readers to understand what they looked like, what they were made of, how they were created, and how they were used. • Provides information on a comprehensive range of topics from agriculture to zoos, and also includes books, castles,
The Cambridge Companion to Medieval French Literature
Language: en
Authors: Simon Gaunt, Sarah Kay
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-10 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Medieval French literature encompasses 450 years of literary output in Old and Middle French, mostly produced in Northern France and England. These texts, including courtly lyrics, prose and verse romances, dits amoureux and plays, proved hugely influential for other European literary traditions in the medieval period and beyond. This Companion
Crusading and Chronicle Writing on the Medieval Baltic Frontier
Language: en
Pages: 522
Authors: Marek Tamm, Linda Kaljundi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-22 - Publisher: Routledge

The Chronicle of Henry of Livonia, written by a missionary priest in the early thirteenth century to record the history of the crusades to Livonia and Estonia around 1186-1227, offers one of the most vivid examples of the early thirteenth century crusading ideology in practice. Step by step, it has