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Author Gaunt, Simon.

Title Gender and genre in medieval French literature / Simon Gaunt
Published Cambridge, GBR : Cambridge University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (384 pages)
Series Cambridge Studies in French ; v. 53
Cambridge studies in French.
Contents 1. Monologic masculinity: the chanson de geste -- 2. The knight meets his match: romance -- 3. Troubadours, ladies and language: the canso -- 4. Saints, sex and community: hagiography -- 5. Genitals, gender and mobility: the fabliaux
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Feminism and literature -- France -- History
French literature -- To 1500 -- History and criticism.
Literary form.
Man-woman relationships in literature.
Proven├žal literature -- History and criticism.
Rhetoric, Medieval.
Sex (Psychology) in literature.
Sex role in literature.
Form Electronic book
Author Sheringham, Michael.
ISBN 0511519508