Codex Ashmole 61 PB (Middle English Texts) (Paperback)

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Since its rediscovery by nineteenth-century scholarship, Oxford, Bodleian Library MS Ashmole 61 has never been ignored, though it has also not gained a great deal of notoriety beyond the scholars of Middle English romance. It is hoped that the present volume will encourage study of the entire manuscript as a valuable witness to the devotional habits, cultural values, and popular tastes of late medieval England.

About the Author


George Shuffelton, Professor of English at Carleton College, teaches medieval and early modern literature, with a particular focus on Middle English poetry. He has published work on Chaucer, Gower, Langland, and the representation of minstrels in Middle English poetry.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781580441292
ISBN-10: 1580441297
Publisher: Medieval Institute Publications
Publication Date: December 1st, 2008
Pages: 667
Language: English
Series: Middle English Texts