Literatures of Medieval France

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Zink, Michel (2017)
  • Publisher: Collège de France
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4000/books.cdf.4847
  • Subject: literature | medieval literature | Middle Ages | Old French | Literature | Literary Theory & Criticism | LIT004150 | LIT011000 | DSB | DSBB

Dear Mr Administrator,Dear colleagues, Deep forests, enchanted castles, monsters, damsels in distress, stout-hearted heroes and boundless love. The literature of the Middle Ages has everything it takes to appeal to the imagination of children and teenagers. However, can it do more than that? And does it even still have this appeal? Anatole France claims that, to the loves of Abeille des Clarides and Georges de Blanchelande and to the magnanimity of the King of the Dwarves, his pretty little n...
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