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Gestures and looks in medieval narrative

by J. A. Burrow

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism,
  • Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- To 1500,
  • Nonverbal communication in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 186-195) and index.

    StatementJ.A. Burrow.
    SeriesCambridge studies in medieval literature ;, 48
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN682.N65 B87 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 200 p. ;
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3567941M
    ISBN 100521815649
    LC Control Number2002067663

    This book begins in a narrow territory, strictly Western, and extends with the passage of time to include the poetry, plays, novels, and works of speculation of the great authors of the past and present from Russia to Mexico. his objective is to tell the whole story of Western writing in languages other than English from the twelfth-century Chanson de Roland to Evtushenko's poetry of the s. Book Description: This book provides the first comprehensive study of the performance of medieval narrative, using examples from England and the Continent and a variety of genres to examine the crucial question of whether - and how - medieval narratives were indeed intended for performance.

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