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The discarded image : an introduction to medieval and Renaissance literature

Author: C S Lewis
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, [2012]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paints a lucid picture of the medieval world view, providing the historical and cultural background to the literature of the Middle Ages and Renaissance.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C S Lewis
ISBN: 9781107604704 1107604702
OCLC Number: 794177289
Description: x, 231 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface; 1. The medieval situation; 2. Reservations; 3. Selected materials: the classical period; 4. Selected materials: the seminal period; 5. The heavens; 6. The longaevi; 7. Earth and her inhabitants; 8. The influence of the model; Epilogue; Index.
Responsibility: by C.S. Lewis.
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' erudite and graceful, filled with anecdote and analogy, illuminating the images of the past.' Los Angeles Times

 
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