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The Methods of Medieval Translators: A Comparison of the Latin Text of Virgil’s Aeneid with its Old French Adaptations
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The Methods of Medieval Translators: A Comparison of the Latin Text of Virgil’s Aeneid with its Old French Adaptations

The Methods of Medieval Translators: A Comparison of the Latin Text of Virgil’s Aeneid with its Old French AdaptationsBy Raymond J. CormierEdwin Mellen Press, 2011ISBN: 978-0-7734-1577-5This monograph examines the medieval French translation/adaptation of Virgil’s Aeneid. The work employs Relevance Theory, second language pedagogy and hermeneutics in its analysis.

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A Thirteenth-Century Textbook of Mystical Theology

A Thirteenth-Century Textbook of Mystical Theology: The “Mystical Theology” of Dionysius the Areopagite in Eriugena’s Latin Translation with the Scholia translated by Anastasius the Librarian and Excerpts from Eriugena’s “Periphyseon” Edited and translated by L. Michael HarringtonDallas Medieval Texts and Translations, Vol.
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Henry of Ghent’s “Summa”: The Questions on God’s Existence and Essence (Articles 21-24)

Henry of Ghent’s “Summa”: The Questions on God’s Existence and Essence (Articles 21-24)Translation by Jos Decorte and Roland J. Teske, S.J.Dallas Medieval Texts and Translations, Volume 5, 2005ISBN: 978-90-429-1590-9This volume offers a translation with introduction and notes of Henry of Ghent’s questions on the being and essence of God from his Summa of Ordinary Questions(Summa quaestionum ordinarium).
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Jousting in Medieval and Renaissance Iberia

Jousting in Medieval and Renaissance IberiaBy Noel FallowsBoydell and Brewer, 2011ISBN: 9781843835943Publisher’s Synopsis: Jousting was for some 500 years the major spectator sport in western Europe. And yet, despite its enormous popularity in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, very little is known about its practicalities.
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Trade in Artists’ Materials: Markets and Commerce in Europe to 1700

Trade in Artists’ Materials: Markets and Commerce in Europe to 1700Edited by Jo Kirby, Susie Nash and Joanna CannonArchetype Publications, 2010ISBN: 9781904982258Where did artists buy their materials? Who prepared them? What did they cost? Where did they come from, and how? This volume draws together the international research in this new and rapidly developing field of interdisciplinary enquiry by historians, conservators, scientists, economic historians and historians of trade.
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The Medieval World: An Illustrated Atlas

The Medieval World: An Illustrated AtlasEdited by John M. ThompsonNational Geographic, 2010ISBN: 978-1426205330Publisher’s Description: Sumptuously illustrating the vivid parade of a thousand years of history, this comprehensive historical atlas concentrates on the Mediterranean world but also shows what happened across the globe between A.
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A Who’s Who of Your Ancestral Saints

A Who’s Who of Your Ancestral SaintsBy Alan J. KomanGenealogical Publishing Company, 2010ISBN: 978-0-8063-1824-0Publisher’s Synopsis: For anyone interested in his or her own genealogical links to medieval Europe and early Christianity, this book offers an extraordinary opportunity. For the first time, the lives of 275 early European saints are retold and accompanied by lineages connecting those saints to twenty-four of the great men and women of medieval Europe (see below for a list of saints).
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Situational Poetics in Robert Henryson’s Testament of Cresseid

Situational Poetics in Robert Henryson’s Testament of CresseidBy Nickolas A. HaydockCambria Press, 2010ISBN: 9781604977660C. David Benson called Robert Henryson (who passed away c. 1505) the “last medieval poet.” He is widely deemed the most accomplished poet writing in the British Isles between the death of Chaucer and the flowering of English poetry in the early-modern period.
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