Medieval Mythography, Volume 1: From Roman North Africa to the School of Chartres, A.D. 433-1177 / Edition 1

Medieval Mythography, Volume 1: From Roman North Africa to the School of Chartres, A.D. 433-1177 / Edition 1

by Jane Chance
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813012562

ISBN-13: 9780813012568

Pub. Date: 07/28/1994

Publisher: University Press of Florida


The mythic world of Juno, Jupiter's consort, is one of flesh and begetting, of suffering and death, and of poetry itself. Exploring the relationship between that realm of the classical gods and the sphere of medieval mythographers, Jane Chance illuminates the efforts of medieval writers to understand human existence and the forces of nature in relation to

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The mythic world of Juno, Jupiter's consort, is one of flesh and begetting, of suffering and death, and of poetry itself. Exploring the relationship between that realm of the classical gods and the sphere of medieval mythographers, Jane Chance illuminates the efforts of medieval writers to understand human existence and the forces of nature in relation to Christian truth.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813012568
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
Publication date:
07/28/1994
Edition description:
First
Pages:
761
Product dimensions:
6.52(w) x 9.62(h) x 1.95(d)
Lexile:
1610L (what's this?)

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