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Author Bart, Benjamin, F

Title Legendary Sources of Flaubert's Saint Julien
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1977


Description 1 online resource (224 pages)
Series University of Toronto Romance Series
University of Toronto romance series.
Contents Cover -- CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- 1 The Genesis and Transmission of Legends: The Example of Saint Julian Hospitator -- The Hagiographical Legend as Instruction and as Narrative -- Instruction and Narrative in the Development of the Julian Legend -- Elaboration of Detail in the Hagiographical Legend and in the Novella -- 2 Flaubert and the Medieval Tradition -- 3 The Early Manuscript Accounts of Julian's Life -- 4 The Julian Window at Rouen and Langlois's Essai ... sur la peinture sur verre (1832) -- 5 Langlois and Lecointre-Dupont: Flaubert's Direct Sources -- 6 Flaubert's Contact with Lecointre-Dupont -- 7 Flaubert and the Thirteenth-Century Prose Life of Saint Julian -- The Problem of Access -- The Problem of the Texts -- The Problem of the Correspondence -- The Problem of Structure -- 8 Epilogue -- APPENDIXES -- A: The Life of Saint Julian in the Legenda aurea and Brunet's Translation -- B: The Alençon Text of the Prose Life and Lecointre-Dupont's Adaptation -- C: The Julian Legend in the Rouen Window -- D: Langlois on the Julian Window at Rouen -- E: The LaVallée Version of the Legend -- BIBLIOGRAPHY AND HISTORY OF THE QUESTION -- A: A Critical List of Materials Relating to Saint Julian and Flaubert's Légende -- B: List of Additional Works Cited -- INDEX -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z
Summary Bart and Cook establish definitely what legendary sources were and show how Flaubert came into contact with them. Their extensive commentary compares the sources and the Légende in detail, explains the circumstances under which Flaubert used his materials, and analyses how they were woven into the texture of his own tale
Notes Print version record
Subject Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880. Légende de saint Julien l'Hospitalier -- Sources
SUBJECT Légende de saint Julien l'Hospitalier (Flaubert, Gustave) fast (OCoLC)fst01361272
Genre/Form Sources.
Form Electronic book
Author Cook, Robert, F
ISBN 9781442656635