The Role of the Book in Medieval Culture

The Role of the Book in Medieval Culture

Author: Peter Ganz

Publisher: Brepols Pub

ISBN: 2503780040

Category: Literary Criticism

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In September 1982 a symposium of 'The Role of the Book in Medieval Culture' was held at Christ Church in Oxford. The present two volumes collect papers and chairmen's introductions.
The Role of the Book in Medieval Culture: The making of the book. Preparation of the text. The book as evidence of literacy
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Peter F. Ganz
Categories: Books
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:

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The Role of the Book in Medieval Culture: The collection of books. Glossed books as an instrument of continuity and change
Language: de
Pages:
Authors: Peter F. Ganz
Categories: Books
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:

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The Role of the Book in Medieval Culture
Language: en
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Authors: Peter F. Ganz
Categories: Books
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:

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Anglo-Saxon Psychologies in the Vernacular and Latin Traditions
Language: en
Pages: 495
Authors: Leslie Lockett
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Old English verse and prose depict the human mind as a corporeal entity located in the chest cavity, susceptible to spatial and thermal changes corresponding to the psychological states: it was thought that emotions such as rage, grief, and yearning could cause the contents of the chest to grow warm,
The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain
Language: en
Pages: 615
Authors: Richard Gameson, Nigel J. Morgan, Lotte Hellinga, Rodney M. Thomson, Donald Francis McKenzie, Joseph Burney Trapp, John Barnard, Ian R. Willison, David McKitterick, Michael F. Suarez, Maureen Bell, Michael L. Turner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

26 expert contributions to this volumes discuss the manuscript book from a variety of angles: as physical object (manufacture, format, writing, and decoration), its purpose and readership, and as a vehicle for particular types of text (history, sermons, medical treatises, law and administration, music).