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Title The Olde daunce : love, friendship, sex, and marriage in the medieval world / Robert R. Edwards and Stephen Spector, editors
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [1991]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 311 pages)
Series SUNY series in medieval studies
SUNY series in medieval studies.
Contents "Adam's Only Companion" : Augustine and the early Christian debate on marriage / Elizabeth A. Clark -- Maritalis affectio revisited / Michael M. Sheehan -- Loving the unequal equal : Medieval theologians and marital affection / Erik Kooper -- The medieval poet as voyeur / A.C. Spearing -- Love and power in the twelfth century, with special reference to Chretien de Troyes and Marie de France / R.W. Hanning -- Chastity and love in the Decameron / Giovanni Sinicropi -- From Fin amour to friendship : Dante's transformation / Jerome Mazzaro -- Faithful translations : love and the question of poetry in Chaucer / Robert R. Edwards -- Man, men, and women in Chaucer's poetry / John M. Fyler -- From Dorigen to the Vavasour : reading backwards / Alan T. Gaylord -- Reason, Machaut, and the Franklin / James I. Wimsatt -- Empathy and enmity in the Prioress's tale / Stephen Spector -- "Loves hete" in the Prioress's prologue and tale / Marie Borroff
Notes Outgrowth of a conference held at the National Humanities Center in Apr. 1986
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-302) and index
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Subject Friendship in literature.
Friendship -- History.
Literature, Medieval.
Love in literature.
Love -- History.
Marriage in literature.
Marriage -- History.
Sex in literature.
Sex -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Edwards, Robert, 1947-
Spector, Stephen, 1946-
ISBN 0585075565 (electronic bk.)
9780585075563 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)