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Animal encounters : contacts and concepts in medieval Britain

Author: Susan Crane
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2013.
Series: Middle Ages series.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Thinking about animals and living with them are vital aspects of medieval experience. Animal Encounters explores saints' lives, hunting treatises, bestiaries, and other genres to discover how various  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Crane
ISBN: 9780812244588 0812244583
OCLC Number: 785870934
Description: 270 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Notes on Citations Introduction 1. Cohabitation 2. Wolf, Man, and Wolf-Man 3. A Bestiary's Taxonomy of Creatures 4. The Noble Hunt as a Ritual Practice 5. Falcon and Princess 6. Knight and Horse Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index Acknowledgments
Series Title: Middle Ages series.
Responsibility: Susan Crane.
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"Writing such a book as this requires hard-won mastery of human sciences, but also attentiveness to where such sciences stumble in encountering fellow, nonhuman creatures. Covering eight centuries, Read more...

 
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