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Title Medieval literature for children / edited by Daniel T. Kline
Published New York : Routledge, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 353 pages)
Contents Introduction: Medieval Children's Literature: Problems, Possibilities, Parameters / Daniel T. Kline -- pt. 1. Didactic and Moral Literature -- Ch. 1. The Fables of Avianus / William F. Hodapp -- Ch. 2. Selections from the Gesta Romanorum / Lynnea Brumbaugh-Walter -- Ch. 3. Selections from Gower's Confessio Amantis / Lauren Kiefer -- pt. 2. Courtesy and Conduct Literature -- Ch. 4. The "ABC of Aristotle" / Martha Dana Rust -- Ch. 5. The Babees Book / Deanna Delmar Evans -- Ch. 6. Selections from The Book of the Knight of the Tower / Cindy Vitto -- pt. 3. Educational and Instructional Literature -- Ch. 7. AElfric's Colloquy / Stephen J. Harris -- Ch. 8. Le Tretiz of Walter of Bibbesworth / Kathleen Kennedy -- Ch. 9. A Schoolchild's Primer (Plimpton MS 258) / Paul Acker -- Ch. 10. Chaucer as Teacher: Chaucer's Treatise on the Astrolabe / Sigmund Eisner and Marijane Osborn -- pt. 4. Religious Literature -- Ch. 11. The Ecloga Theoduli / Patrick Cook -- Ch. 12. "The Child Slain by Jews" and "The Jewish Boy" / Julie Nelson Couch -- Ch. 13. Ypotis: A Middle English Dialogue / Judith Deitch -- pt. 5. Entertainment and Popular Literature -- Ch. 14. Occupation and Idleness / Brian S. Lee -- Ch. 15. Selection from Math Son of Mathonwy, from the Mabinogi / Stephen Yandell -- Ch. 16. Sir Gowther (Advocates MS. 19.3.1) / Mary E. Shaner
Summary An anthology of medieval children's literature, arranged in various categories and interspersed with scholarly commentary
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Children's literature.
Literature, Medieval.
Literature -- Collections.
Literature, Medieval.
Form Electronic book
Author Kline, Daniel T.
LC no. 00065294
ISBN 1136531483 (electronic bk.)
9781136531484 (electronic bk.)
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