Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 May 2015

288 Pages | 1 Diagram

5.5 x 8.5 inches

ISBN: 9780719089701

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (06)

Sanctity As Literature In Late Medieval Britain

edited by Eva von Contzen and Anke Bernau

Published by Manchester University Press

Manchester Medieval Literature and Culture MUP

  • Offers new insights into one of the central concepts of the medieval period by considering sanctity from the perspective of its literariness and literary potential
  • Explores the interrelationships of sanctity and literature across a wide range of medieval genres
  • Makes a genuine contribution to the study of late medieval poetics
  • Brings to the fore the interdependence of the religious and literary

Also of Interest

Related Categories

Arts & Humanities > Literature