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9781442650107 | Univ of Toronto Pr, April 7, 2015, cover price $45.00
9780405133862, titled "Growth and Organizational Change in the Multinational Firm" | Ayer Co Pub, September 1, 1980, cover price $23.95 | also contains Growth and Organizational Change in the Multinational Firm

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Product Description: If terms are associated with particular historical periods, then ’polemic’ is firmly rooted within early modern print culture, the apparently inevitable result of religious controversy and the rise of print media. Taking a broad European approach, this collection brings together specialists on medieval as well as early modern culture in order to challenge stubborn assumptions that medieval culture was homogenous and characterized by consensus; and that literary discourse is by nature ’eirenic’...read more
By Benjamin Thompson (editor)

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9781472425065 | Ashgate Pub Co, April 14, 2015, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: If terms are associated with particular historical periods, then ’polemic’ is firmly rooted within early modern print culture, the apparently inevitable result of religious controversy and the rise of print media.
9780405114076, titled "How to Stay Pretty and Trim" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1980, cover price $9.98 | also contains How to Stay Pretty and Trim

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Product Description: We live in a world in which we watch our words, spoken or written. We do not wish to offend anyone by what we say. But consideration of our speech is not something new. As Gabriella Baika stakes out in this thought-provoking manuscript, worries about transgressive speech began in the High Middle Ages...read more

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9780813226095 | Catholic Univ of Amer Pr, April 18, 2014, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: We live in a world in which we watch our words, spoken or written.

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Product Description: It is impossible to understand the late Middle Ages without grasping the importance of The Golden Legend, the most popular medieval collection of saints' lives. Assembled for clerical use in the thirteenth century by Genoese archbishop Jacobus de Voragine, the book became the medieval equivalent of a best seller...read more

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9780691156453 | Princeton Univ Pr, February 23, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: It is impossible to understand the late Middle Ages without grasping the importance of The Golden Legend, the most popular medieval collection of saints' lives.

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9780813221373, titled "The Art of Preaching: Five Medieval Texts & Translations" | Catholic Univ of Amer Pr, May 29, 2013, cover price $64.95

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Product Description: This book provides an analytical overview of the vast range of historiography which was produced in western Europe over a thousand-year period between c.400 and c.1500. Concentrating on the general principles of classical rhetoric central to the language of this writing, alongside the more familiar traditions of ancient history, biblical exegesis and patristic theology, this survey introduces the conceptual sophistication and semantic rigour with which medieval authors could approach their narratives of past and present events, and the diversity of ends to which this history could then be put...read more

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9780719070303 | 1 edition (Manchester Univ Pr, November 15, 2011), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: This book provides an analytical overview of the vast range of historiography which was produced in western Europe over a thousand-year period between c.

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9780719070310 | Reprint edition (Manchester Univ Pr, December 24, 2012), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This book provides an analytical overview of the vast range of historiography which was produced in western Europe over a thousand-year period between c.

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Product Description: The English language has changed dramatically over the past 500 years, making it increasingly difficult for students to read Chaucer's works. Assuming no previous linguistic knowledge or familiarity with Middle English, Simon Horobin introduces students to Chaucer's language and the importance of reading Chaucer in the original, rather than modern translation...read more

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9781403993557 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 9, 2007, cover price $95.00

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9780230293793 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, November 27, 2012), cover price $36.00 | About this edition: The English language has changed dramatically over the past 500 years, making it increasingly difficult for students to read Chaucer's works.
9781403993564 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 9, 2007, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: Assuming no previous linguistic knowledge, this book introduces students to Chaucer's language and the importance of reading Chaucer in the original, rather than modern translation.

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Product Description: Originally published between 1981 and 2003, the thirteen essays collected here cover topics in medieval rhetoric from its origins in late antiquity through the end of the Middle Ages. Most of the essays are concerned with the teaching of prose composition, especially the art of letter writing known as the ars dictaminis, and many of them focus on specific textbooks that were used for such instruction, in particular those composed in England from the twelfth through the fifteenth centuries...read more

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9781409442196 | Variorum, July 28, 2012, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Originally published between 1981 and 2003, the thirteen essays collected here cover topics in medieval rhetoric from its origins in late antiquity through the end of the Middle Ages.

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Product Description: In Wordly Wise: The Semiotics of Discourse in Dante’s Commedia, Raffaele De Benedictis proposes a new critical method in the study of the Divine Comedy and Dante’s minor works. It systematically and comprehensively addresses the discursive aspect of Dante’s works and focuses mainly on the reader, who, along with the author and the text, contributes to the making of discursive paths and discourse-generating functions through the act of reading...read more

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9781433116223 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, January 20, 2012, cover price $83.95 | About this edition: In Wordly Wise: The Semiotics of Discourse in Dante’s Commedia, Raffaele De Benedictis proposes a new critical method in the study of the Divine Comedy and Dante’s minor works.

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Product Description: This book serves both as a lucid introduction to Chaucer's narrative poetry (The Book of the Duchess, The Parliament of Fowls, The House of Fame, Troilus and Criseyde, The Legend of Good Women and The Canterbury Tales) for those tackling it afresh, and as an intelligent examination of the themes and techniques employed by Chaucer in these poems, taking comprehensive account of other critical readings and producing its own distinctive and highly readable interpretations, which will interest students who already have a sense of the difficulties the narratives pose...read more

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9780521268394 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 30, 1987), cover price $47.50 | About this edition: This book serves both as a lucid introduction to Chaucer's narrative poetry (The Book of the Duchess, The Parliament of Fowls, The House of Fame, Troilus and Criseyde, The Legend of Good Women and The Canterbury Tales) for those tackling it afresh, and as an intelligent examination of the themes and techniques employed by Chaucer in these poems, taking comprehensive account of other critical readings and producing its own distinctive and highly readable interpretations, which will interest students who already have a sense of the difficulties the narratives pose.

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9780521318884 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1986, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This book serves both as a lucid introduction to Chaucer's narrative poetry (The Book of the Duchess, The Parliament of Fowls, The House of Fame, Troilus and Criseyde, The Legend of Good Women and The Canterbury Tales) for those tackling it afresh, and as an intelligent examination of the themes and techniques employed by Chaucer in these poems, taking comprehensive account of other critical readings and producing its own distinctive and highly readable interpretations, which will interest students who already have a sense of the difficulties the narratives pose.

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