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Title The legacy of Boethius in medieval England : the consolation and its afterlives / edited by A. Joseph McMullen and Erica Weaver.

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 Purdy-Kresge Library  PA 6231 .C83 L44 2018    CHECKED IN
Description xxxii, 224 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies (Series) ; v. 525.
Summary "The first holistic survey of the reworkings of the 'Consolation' in medieval England, surveying the Old English 'Boethius' together with Chaucer's 'Boece' and a host of understudied interlocutors"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Reading Boethius in medieval England: the consolation of philosophy from Alfred to Ashby / Erica Weaver and A. Joseph McMullen -- The Protean form of the Old English Boethius / Susan Irvine -- Knowledge and rebellion in the old English Boethius / Nicole Guenther Discenza -- The old English Boethius and speculative thought / Paul E. Szarmach -- Purgatoria clementia: philosophy and principles of pain in the old English Boethius / Haruko Momma -- An ethical history for the self: the liberius exemplum in the Old English Boethius / Hilary Fox -- Finding consolation at the end of the millennium / Erica Weaver -- Consolations of friendship: the Augustinian reception of Boethius in twelfth-century England / Ann W. Astell -- Sensible prose and the sense of meter: Boethian prosimetrics and the fourteenth century / Eleanor Johnson -- Nature, astronomy, and cosmology in Chaucer's Boece / A. Joseph McMullen -- Tragic diction in Chaucer's Boece, the Canterbury Tales, and Hoccleve's Series / Jonathan Stavsky -- The potages of foryetfulness: Thomas Usk, Lady Love, and the Boethian rhetoric of personification / Anthony G. Cirilla -- Translation for sentence in middle English Poetry: the case of John Walton / Taylor Cowdery.
Subject Boethius, -524 -- Influence.
Boethius, -524. De consolatione philosophiae.
Boethius, -524. (OCoLC)fst01808666
De consolatione philosophiae (Boethius) (OCoLC)fst01357455
English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.
English poetry -- Middle English. (OCoLC)fst01710964
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) (OCoLC)fst00972484
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Added Author McMullen, A. Joseph, editor.
Weaver, Erica, 1990- editor.
Added Title Faculty Publication.
Standard No. 1050323273
ISBN 9780866985819 hardcover alkaline paper
0866985816 hardcover alkaline paper
UPC # 15674872
Standard No. (Coutts)042761156
OCLC # 1044768881
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