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Author Davis, Rebecca Ann, 1977- author

Title Piers Plowman and the books of nature / Rebecca Davis
Edition First edition
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Summary Rebecca Davis explores the relationship of divine creativity, poetry, and ethics in William Langland's fourteenth-century dream vision. By contextualizing Langland's poetics of kynde (or nature) within contemporary literary, philosophical, legal, and theological discourses, she opens up many of the poem's most perplexing interpretative problems
Notes This edition previously issued in print: 2016
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Audience Specialized
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on September 5, 2016)
Subject Langland, William, 1330?-1400? Piers Plowman.
Nature in literature.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191823831 (ebook)