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The Resource Beasts and birds of the Middle Ages : the bestiary and its legacy, edited by Willene B. Clark and Meradith T. McMunn

Beasts and birds of the Middle Ages : the bestiary and its legacy, edited by Willene B. Clark and Meradith T. McMunn

Label
Beasts and birds of the Middle Ages : the bestiary and its legacy
Title
Beasts and birds of the Middle Ages
Title remainder
the bestiary and its legacy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Willene B. Clark and Meradith T. McMunn
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clark, Willene B
  • McMunn, Meradith T
Series statement
Middle Ages series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bestiaries
  • Didactic literature, Latin (Medieval and modern)
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Animals, Mythical, in literature
  • Animals in literature
Label
Beasts and birds of the Middle Ages : the bestiary and its legacy, edited by Willene B. Clark and Meradith T. McMunn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-214)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Willene B. Clark and Meradith T. McMunn -- The art of memory and the bestiary / Beryl Rowland -- The aviary-bestiary at the Houghton Library, Harvard / Willene B. Clark -- Workshop methods in English late twelfth-century illumination and the production of luxury bestiaries / Xenia Muratova -- The phoenix : its nature and its place in the tradition of the Physiologus / Guy R. Mermier -- Spring, love, birdsong : the nightingale in two cultures / Wendy Pfeffer -- Duel of bestiaries / Jeanette Beer -- An elephant in the litany : further thoughts on an English book of hours in the Walters Art Gallery (W.102) / Lilian M.C. Randall -- Bestiary influences in two thirteenth-century romances / Meradith T. McMunn -- Animal symbolism in the prophecies of Merlin / Michael J. Curley. Notes on beasts in the Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César of Rogier, Châtelain de Lille / Mary Coker Joslin -- Peacocks and preachers : analytic technique in Marcus of Orvieto's Liber de moralitatibus, Vatican lat. MS 5935 / John B. Friedman
Control code
ocm19589227
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 224 pages
Isbn
9780812281477
Lccn
89004915
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19589227
  • (Sirsi) a516179
Label
Beasts and birds of the Middle Ages : the bestiary and its legacy, edited by Willene B. Clark and Meradith T. McMunn
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-214)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Willene B. Clark and Meradith T. McMunn -- The art of memory and the bestiary / Beryl Rowland -- The aviary-bestiary at the Houghton Library, Harvard / Willene B. Clark -- Workshop methods in English late twelfth-century illumination and the production of luxury bestiaries / Xenia Muratova -- The phoenix : its nature and its place in the tradition of the Physiologus / Guy R. Mermier -- Spring, love, birdsong : the nightingale in two cultures / Wendy Pfeffer -- Duel of bestiaries / Jeanette Beer -- An elephant in the litany : further thoughts on an English book of hours in the Walters Art Gallery (W.102) / Lilian M.C. Randall -- Bestiary influences in two thirteenth-century romances / Meradith T. McMunn -- Animal symbolism in the prophecies of Merlin / Michael J. Curley. Notes on beasts in the Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César of Rogier, Châtelain de Lille / Mary Coker Joslin -- Peacocks and preachers : analytic technique in Marcus of Orvieto's Liber de moralitatibus, Vatican lat. MS 5935 / John B. Friedman
Control code
ocm19589227
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 224 pages
Isbn
9780812281477
Lccn
89004915
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19589227
  • (Sirsi) a516179

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