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The Pilgrim and the Book

A Study of Dante, Langland and Chaucer

The Pilgrim and the Book( )
Author: Holloway, Julia B.
Series title:American University Studies
ISBN:978-0-8204-2090-5
Publication Date:Apr 1993
Publisher:Peter Lang Publishing, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $49.95
Book Description:

Julia Bolton Holloway's The Pilgrim and the Book: A Study of Dante, Langland and Chaucer investigates major fourteenth-century texts, the Commedia, Piers Plowman and The Canterbury Tales, in the light of the medieval theory and practice of pilgrimage, especially concentrating on Emmaus and Exodus paradigms. Holloway's analysis draws extensively on iconography, musicology, typology and anthropology. The concluding chapter explains why each poet places himself within...
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Book Details
Pages:303
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / European / Italian
Literary Criticism / Medieval
Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):9 x 6 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:0.002 Pounds



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