The Short Lyric Poems of Jean Froissart: Fixed Forms of the Expression of the Courtly Ideal

The Short Lyric Poems of Jean Froissart: Fixed Forms of the Expression of the Courtly Ideal

by Kristen M. Figg
     
 

First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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The first detailed study of the short poems by the 14th-century French writer known mostly for his chronicles and romances. Offers an overview of Froissart's lyric system, including lays, and analyzes in detail examples from the five fixed forms. All the poems discussed are presented in the original and in English, as are the 40 additional poems in the appendix. No subject index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780815313519
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/28/1994
Series:
Studies in Medieval Literature Series, #10
Pages:
720
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 2.00(d)

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