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The Resource Glamorous sorcery : magic and literacy in the High Middle Ages, David Rollo

Glamorous sorcery : magic and literacy in the High Middle Ages, David Rollo

Label
Glamorous sorcery : magic and literacy in the High Middle Ages
Title
Glamorous sorcery
Title remainder
magic and literacy in the High Middle Ages
Statement of responsibility
David Rollo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through the analysis of magic as a metaphor for the mysterious workings of writing, Glamorous Sorcery sheds light on the power attributed to language in shaping perceptions of the world and conferring status
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rollo, David
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Medieval cultures
Series volume
v. 25
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Benoît
  • Benoît
  • Benoît
  • Latin prose literature, Medieval and modern
  • Literature and history
  • Anglo-Norman literature
  • Literacy
  • Magic in literature
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • Prose latine médiévale et moderne
  • Littérature et histoire
  • Littérature anglo-normande
  • Magie dans la littérature
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Angleterre
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • Anglo-Norman literature
  • Historiography
  • Intellectual life
  • Latin prose literature, Medieval and modern
  • Literacy
  • Literature and history
  • Magic in literature
  • England
  • Great Britain
Label
Glamorous sorcery : magic and literacy in the High Middle Ages, David Rollo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-223) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Introduction; 1. William of Malmesbury: Magic and Prestige; 2. Geoffrey of Monmouth and John of Salisbury: Themes of Credulity; 3. Benoît de Sainte-Maure: Magic and Vernacular Fiction; 4. William FitzStephen, Richard FitzNigel, Benoît de Sainte-Maure: Bureaucratic Power and Fantasies of Literate Control; 5. Gerald of Wales: Writing for the Crowned Ass of England; Conclusion; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn567983664
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816691418
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbj3wb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)567983664
Label
Glamorous sorcery : magic and literacy in the High Middle Ages, David Rollo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-223) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Introduction; 1. William of Malmesbury: Magic and Prestige; 2. Geoffrey of Monmouth and John of Salisbury: Themes of Credulity; 3. Benoît de Sainte-Maure: Magic and Vernacular Fiction; 4. William FitzStephen, Richard FitzNigel, Benoît de Sainte-Maure: Bureaucratic Power and Fantasies of Literate Control; 5. Gerald of Wales: Writing for the Crowned Ass of England; Conclusion; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn567983664
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816691418
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbj3wb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)567983664

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