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Middle English Romances
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: A. C. Gibbs
Categories: Ballades anglaises
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966 - Publisher:

Books about Middle English Romances
Performance and the Middle English Romance
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Linda Marie Zaerr
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: DS Brewer

An examination of if and how medieval romance was performed, uniquely uniting the perspective of a scholar and practitioner.
The Arts in the Middle English Romances
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Marvin Alpheus Owings
Categories: Art in literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1952 - Publisher:

Presents a picture of the physical elements of medieval life as a background for the reading of Middle English literature.
English Medieval Romance
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: William Raymond Johnston Barron, W... R... J... Barron
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

Starting with the European roots of romance, Dr Barron devotes the main body of his book to a detailed study of the English corpus. He discusses its rich variety of forms in the later Middle Ages, concluding that the English romances show their own conception of the romantic `mode'.
Language and Piety in Middle English Romance
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Roger Dalrymple
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

Analysis of pious formulae across a range of medieval romance, illuminating their stylistic purpose.