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Medieval interpretation

models of reading in literary narrative, 1100-1500

by Robert Stuart Sturges

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French literature -- To 1500 -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Arthurian romances -- History and criticism.,
  • Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Grail -- Legends -- History and criticism.,
  • Reader-response criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-293) and index.

    StatementRobert S. Sturges.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ151 .S78 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 302 p. ;
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2204494M
    ISBN 100809315564
    LC Control Number89026357

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