Image and word: reflections on art and literature from the Middle Ages to the present


The editors offer a critical review of visual arts and texts, encompassing thirteenth-century Spanish miniatures. Italian Renaissance painting and book illustrations, the explosion of inter-arts compa..

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LEGENDA | 9781900755696 | 2003 | 248 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Metaphor in Dante

Gibbons, David


David Gibbons provides a working definition of metaphor as it was understood in Dante's time and, by close readings from the early lyrics to the Paradise, gives a new, comprehensive account of Dante's..

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LEGENDA | 9781900755634 | 2002 | 206 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Questions of the liminal in the fiction of Julio Cortázar

Moran, Dominic


"The great Argentinian writer Julio Cortazar (1914-84) was immersed in one of the most vibrant and revolutionary intellectual scenes of the last century, the Paris of the 1950s and 60s. Yet his often ..

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LEGENDA | 9781900755207 | 2000 | 261 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

"Cobras e son": papers on the text, music and manuscripts of the "Cantigas de Santa Maria"

Parkinson, Stephen


This volume discusses the textual, musical, palaeographical and iconographical problems of the "Cantiagas de Santa Maria", questioning many views about the relationships between the manuscripts, the e..

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LEGENDA | 9781900755122 | 2000 | 246 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Berceo's "Life of Santa Oria": Text, Translation and Commentary


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LEGENDA | 9781900755177 | LIBRO

Spanish romanticism


Spanish Romantic historiography was characterized by ideologically significant narratives of past events. Flitter examines those narratives within the intellectual parameters that defined them, probin..

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LEGENDA | 9781900755979 | LIBRO

Teresa of Avila's autobiography: authority, power and self in mid-Sixteenth-Century Spain

Carrera, Elena


The Spanish mystic Teresa of Avila (1515-82) is the author of one of the most acclaimed early modern autobiographies (Vida, 1565), yet this is the first study to examine the impact of textual models o..

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LEGENDA | 9781900755962 | 2005 | 211 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

"La cort d'amor": a critical edition


The Cort d'Amor is a unique late twelfth-century allegorical romance in Occitan which predates the Roman de la Rose by some 50 years. Matthew Bardell highlights the work's intertextual relationship wi..

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LEGENDA | 9781900755665 | 2001 | 169 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

Between sequence and "sirventes": aspects of parody in the troubadour lyric

Léglu, Catherine


"Parody marks the troubadour lyric from the outset, informing composition, performance and reception. This ground-breaking study moves away from the courtliness, the focus of most previous studies, an..

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LEGENDA | 9781900755443 | 2000 | 147 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO

Language, the novelist and national identity in post-Franco Catalonia

Crameri, Kathryn


"Kathryn Crameri focuses on a crucial moment of cultural change in Catalonia. She discusses the complex response of writers and literary critics to Spain's transition from dictatorship to democracy an..

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LEGENDA | 9781900755375 | 2000 | 210 Pág. | Rústica | inglés | LIBRO


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