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Author Patterson, Lee.

Title Acts of recognition : essays on medieval culture / Lee Patterson
Published Notre Dame, Ind : University of Notre Dame Press, cop. 2010
(Baltimore, Md)
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 356 pages)
Contents Historical criticism and the development of Chaucer studies -- The disenchanted classroom -- Court poetry and the invention of literature: the example of Sir John Clanvowe -- "What is me?": Hoccleve and the trials of the urban self -- Beinecke MS 493 and the survival of Hoccleve's Series -- Making identities in fifteenth-century England: Henry V and John Lydgate -- The heroic laconic style: reticence and meaning from Beowulf to the Edwardians -- Writing amorous wrongs: Chaucer and the order of complaint -- Genre and source in Troilus and Criseyde -- "Rapt with pleasaunce": the gaze from Virgil to Milton -- Brother Fire and St. Francis's drawers: human nature and the natural world
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Historical criticism (Literature)
Literature and society -- England -- History -- To 1500.
English literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc. -- Middle English, 1100-1500
England -- Civilization -- 1066-1485.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0268089795