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The medieval literature of western Europe

a review of research, mainly 1930-1960.

by John H. Fisher

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Published by Published for the Modern Language Association of America by the New York University Press in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeneral editor, John H. Fisher.
    SeriesRevolving fund series, no. 22
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN671 .F5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 432 p.
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5991334M
    LC Control Number66022346

      During the Middle Ages Christian Church became a powerful organization, which had great social, political and cultural influence in Western Europe. Christianity had major influence on the medieval literature. All religious works of . The English Bible was, of course, not always produced in the vernacular. During the Medieval time period, Christians used a Latin bible called the Vulgate Bible. The Vulgate was the primary Christian text of Western Europe and came about in when Pope Damasus asked Saint Jerome to translate biblical texts from Greek and Hebrew to Latin.

      Book Length Bibliographies - Literature Fisher, Medieval Literature of Western Europe: a Review of Research, Mainly , Main, PN F5. Surveys of research from c. c. on medieval Latin, Old English, Middle English (to ), French, German, Old Norse, Italian, Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese, and Celtic literatures. Description. Medieval Europe and the World: From Late Antiquity to Modernity, examines the development of western European social, political, economic, and cultural institutions during one of the most complex and creative periods the world has ever known. The book looks at the history of Medieval Europe in relation to its links with the rest of the world, .

    of this particular book, that view ignores the liter- first poets in western Europe to write poetry in the vernacular, and the inventors of an attitude toward vi Encyclopedia of Medieval Literature. where courtiers might feast and obtain valuable gifts and where poets (integral members of the.


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