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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

StatementDouglas Gray.
The Physical Object
Paginationx,300p.,12p. of plates ;
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19284192M
ISBN 100710072538

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gray, Douglas, Themes and images in the medieval English religious lyric. Themes and images in the medieval English religious lyric. Douglas Gray. Routledge and K. Paul, - Poetry - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. Christian poetry, English (Middle) Civilization, Medieval, in literature English poetry Poetry / English, Irish, Scottish. Themes and Images in the Medieval English Religious Lyric [Gray, Douglas] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Themes and Images in the Medieval English Religious LyricAuthor: Douglas Gray. Originally published in , Themes and Images in the Medieval English Religious Lyric discusses themes and images in religious lyric poetry in Medieval English poetry. The book looks at the affect that tradition and convention had on the religious poetry of the medieval period.

THEMES AND IMAGES IN THE MEDIEVAL ENGLISH RELIGIOUS LYRIC. By Douglas Gray. London and Boston: Routledge & Kegan Paul, Pp. x, ; 1 illustrations. $ As recently as Edmund Reiss (in College. EngtUk) and Robert D. Stevick (in Modem Philology) could lament the singular lack of critical attention given to the Middle English lyrics. Originally published in , Themes and Images in the Medieval English Religious Lyric discusses themes and images in religious lyric poetry in Medieval English book looks at the affect that tradition and convention had on the religious poetry of the medieval period. It examines the background of the lyrics, including the Latin tradition which was inherited by medieval vernacular. Access to society journal content varies across our titles. If you have access to a journal via a society or association membership, please browse to your society journal, select an article to view, and follow the instructions in this : Elizabeth Williams. Buy Themes And Images In The Medieval English Religious Lyric. by GRAY, Douglas (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Douglas GRAY.

Douglas Gray is J.R.R. Tolkien Professor of English Literature and Language at the University of Oxford and is author of several books, including The Faerie Queene, Themes and Images in the Medieval English Religious Lyric, A Chaucer Glossary, and A Selection of Religious : Douglas Gray. Middle English Lyric is a genre of English Literature, popular in the 14th Century, is characterized by its brevity and emotional tionally, the lyric expresses "a moment," usually spoken or performed in the first person. Although some lyrics have narratives, the plots are usually simple to emphasize an occasional, common experience. of the medieval literatures of Scandinavia and of the 'Island of Britain' through which he ranges. This interest will certainly be enhanced by the striking photo-graphs with which the book is profusely illustrated. RACHEL BROMWICH Themes and Tmages in the Medieval English Religious Lyric. By DOUGLAS GRAY. Pp. x+ Gray, Douglas, ed. Themes and Images in the Medieval English Religious Lyric. London and Boston: Routledge and Kegan Paul, A Selection of Religious Lyrics.