Medieval artistry and exchange economic institutions, society, and literary form in Old French narrative by Judith Kellogg

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  • France,
  • France.


  • French literature -- To 1500 -- History and criticism.,
  • Economics in literature.,
  • Narrative poetry, French -- History and criticism.,
  • Chansons de geste -- History and criticism.,
  • Romances -- History and criticism.,
  • Literature and society -- France.,
  • France -- History -- Medieval period, 987-1515.

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Book details

StatementJudith Kellogg.
SeriesAmerican university studies., v. 123
LC ClassificationsPQ155.E25 K4 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 198 p. ;
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2193467M
ISBN 100820409715
LC Control Number89012359

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