Language, Lineage and Location in the Works of Osbern BokenhameBook - 2013
This is the first book-length study to consider the works of Osbern Bokenham in the light of the discovery of his long-lost magnum opus, the so-called Abbotsford Legenda Aurea, in 2004. Bokenham is an author who, throughout his oeuvre, never tires of stressing his own marginality, historically (as the belated, inferior son of greater poets) and geographically (as an Englishman writing in the vernacular). Notwithstanding this, he negotiates with the very spatial and temporal perspectives which ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (142 pages)