The Poetry of Francois Villon: Text and Context

The Poetry of Francois Villon: Text and Context

by Jane H. M. Taylor
     
 

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Primarily aimed at readers with a particular interest in 15th-century French verse, this detailed study looks at the many voices that can be found in the ballads of François Villon.See more details below

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Primarily aimed at readers with a particular interest in 15th-century French verse, this detailed study looks at the many voices that can be found in the ballads of François Villon.

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"...Jane Taylor deserves praise for her wide marshaling of primary and secondary sources, her stimulating arguments, and her meticulous and sensitive reading of these challenging poems." SPECULUM

"keen literary criticism, revealing linguistic-poetic-prosodic analysis, insightful codicological assessments...the study will serve as an invaluable resorce for advanced graduate students and researchers" CHOICE Dec 2001

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ISBN-13:
9780521792707
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/01/2001
Series:
Cambridge Studies in French Series, #68
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.67(d)

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