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Published: 01 May 2018

368 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9781786940551

Bookseller Code (06)

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Oxford Essays on Medieval English Literature

Ralph Hanna

Liverpool University Press

Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies LUP

  • Reprints a sequence of seminal essays often cited in the field
  • Offers a sequence of previously unpublished materials, largely addressing English polylingualism and Langland's Piers Plowman
  • Offers examples of various methods for approaching medieval books
  • Offers examples of using the historical archive in the study of books and texts
  • Illuminates the interface between literary history and book-history