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Excavations at Portchester Castle: The Medieval, the Inner Bailey (Volume IV)

By: Cunliffe, Barry; Munby, Julian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson/Society of Antiquaries: 1985

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 0020055


Book is fine in fine dust jacket. Includes 24 additional figures on separate folded sheets in their own slipcase. Both are in an outer slipcase. View more info

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The Late Medieval Interlude: The Drama of Youth and Aristocratic Masculinity

By: Dunlop, Fiona S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U. K., York Medieval Pr: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050915


The commercial theatre of the late sixteenth century is often credited with introducing its audiences to new modes of thought about the self, society and the nation, making them conscious that the self is performed, as an actor performs a role. Yet the earlier interlude drama, originally performed in households and other institutions of the late fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, indicates that the late medieval period was fully aware of the theatricality of identity. Th... View more info

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A Discourse for the Holy Grail in Old French Romance

By: Ramm, Ben

Price: $8.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Ds Brewer: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050922


The Holy Grail made its first literary appearance in the work of the twelfth-century French poet, Chretien de Troyes, and continues to fascinate authors and audiences alike. This study, supported by a theoretical framework based on the psychoanalytic works of Jacques Lacan and the cultural theory of Slavoj Zizek, aims to strip the legend of much of the mythological and folkloric association that it has acquired over the centuries, arguing that the Grail should be read as... View more info

Art, Identity, and Devotion in Fourteenth-Century England: Three Women and Their Books of Hours

By: Smith, Kathryn A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, British Library and University of Toronto Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050787


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