Fair and Varied Forms: Visual Textuality in Medieval Illustrated Manuscripts

Fair and Varied Forms: Visual Textuality in Medieval Illustrated Manuscripts

by Mary C. Olson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415942675

ISBN-13: 9780415942676

Pub. Date: 10/25/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415942676
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/25/2002
Series:
Studies in Medieval History and Culture Series
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Preface
Introduction
Ch. 1Graphic Signification1
Ch. 2Inner Space, Outer Space, Graphic Space: Words and Pictures in Anglo-Saxon Culture29
Ch. 3The Reading Subject and the Devotional Text: The Harley Psalter65
Ch. 4Narrative Time in Graphic Space: The Illustrated Hexateuch99
Ch. 5My Monster, Myself: The Marvels of the East131
Ch. 6Marginal Portraits and the Fiction of Orality: The Ellesmere Manuscript153
Conclusion177
Notes181
Bibliography199
Author Index223
Subject Index227

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