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Impolitic Bodies : Poetry, Saints, and Society in Fifteenth-Century England: The Work of Osbern Bokenham.

Author: Sheila Delany
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of the work of English Augustinian friar Osbern Bokenham which explores the relation of history and literature through the Wars of the Roses and the Hundred Years War and considers Legends of Holy Women, a collection of all female saints' lives written by Bokenham between 1443 and 1447.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sheila Delany
ISBN: 9780195355086 0195355083
OCLC Number: 466425489
Description: 1 online resource (249 pages)
Contents: Contents; Abbreviations; I. Introductions; 2. The Literary Corpus; 3. The Friar as Critic; 4. Impolitic Bodies I: Head, Feet, Face, Womb; 5. Impolitic Bodies II: Tongue, Mouth, Language; 6. Impolitic Bodies III: Breast, Genital, Gut, and All; 7. The Body Politic; 8. Sexual-Textual Politics; 9. Last Things and Afterlives; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W.

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An examination of the work of English Augustinian friar Osbern Bokenham which explores the relation of history and literature through the Wars of the Roses and the Hundred Years War and considers Legends of Holy Women, a collection of all female saints' lives written by Bokenham between 1443 and 1447.

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