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Title Reynard the Fox : social engagement and cultural metamorphoses in the beast epic from the Middle Ages to the present / studies by Elaine C. Block [and others] ; edited by Kenneth Varty
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 298 pages) : illustrations
Series Polygons ; v. 1
Polygons ; v. 1
Contents The satiric fiction of the Ysengrimus / Jill Mann -- Rape and adultery: reflected facets of feudal justice in the Roman de Renart / Jean Subrenat -- Morals, justice and geopolitics in the Reinhart Fuchs of the Alsatian Heinrich der Glichezaere / Jean-Marc Pastré -- Medieval French and Dutch Renardian epics: between literature and society / Paul Wackers -- The printed Dutch Reynaert tradition: from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century / Paul Wackers -- The Flemish Reynaert as an ideological weapon / Rik van Daele -- The ill-fated consequence of the tom-cat's jump, and its illustration / Jan Goossens -- Choir-stall carvings of Reynard and other foxes / Elaine C. Block and Kenneth Varty -- Reynard in England: from Caxton to the present / Kenneth Varty -- Hartmann Schopper's Latin Reinike of 1567 / Wilfried Schouwink -- The political import of Goethe's Reineke Fuchs / Roger H. Stephenson -- Paul Weber's satirical use of Reineke in cartoon form / Kenneth Varty -- The death and resurrection of the Roman de Renart / Kenneth Varty and Jean Dufournet -- The fox and the wolf in the well: the metamorphoses of a comic motif / Kenneth Varty -- The fox and the hare: an odd couple / Elina Suomela-Härmä
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-281) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Reineke Fuchs Film 1989
Reynard the Fox (Legendary character) in literature.
Reinaert (anoniem)
Renart (anoniem)
Reynard the Fox (Legendary character) in literature.
Form Electronic book
Author Block, Elaine C.
Varty, Kenneth.
ISBN 1785330551