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The Resource Middle English marvels : magic, spectacle, and morality in the fourteenth century, Tara Williams

Middle English marvels : magic, spectacle, and morality in the fourteenth century, Tara Williams

Label
Middle English marvels : magic, spectacle, and morality in the fourteenth century
Title
Middle English marvels
Title remainder
magic, spectacle, and morality in the fourteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Tara Williams
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A multidisciplinary interpretation of representations of magic in fourteenth-century romances, and how these texts link magic, spectacle, and morality in distinctive ways. By representing supernatural marvels in vivid visual detail, these texts encourage reactions of wonder that have moral effects within and beyond the narrative"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Tara
Dewey number
821/.109
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR321
LC item number
.W49 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Romances, English
  • Magic in literature
  • Marvelous, The, in literature
  • Literature and morals
  • Literature and morals
  • Magic in literature
  • Marvelous, The, in literature
  • Romances, English
Label
Middle English marvels : magic, spectacle, and morality in the fourteenth century, Tara Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : why marvels matter -- Mirroring otherworlds : fairy magic, wonder, and morality -- Revealing spectacles : virtue and identity in fair unknowns -- Moving marvels : action and agency in courtly spectacles -- Talking magic : chaucer's spectacles of language -- Conclusion : how marvels matter
Control code
1004957308
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 176 pages
Isbn
9780271079639
Lccn
2017037190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004957308
Label
Middle English marvels : magic, spectacle, and morality in the fourteenth century, Tara Williams
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : why marvels matter -- Mirroring otherworlds : fairy magic, wonder, and morality -- Revealing spectacles : virtue and identity in fair unknowns -- Moving marvels : action and agency in courtly spectacles -- Talking magic : chaucer's spectacles of language -- Conclusion : how marvels matter
Control code
1004957308
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 176 pages
Isbn
9780271079639
Lccn
2017037190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004957308

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