Nine Medieval Romances of Magic
by Osborn Marijane (9781551119977)

Nine Medieval Romances of Magic
 
Osborn Marijane
Release Date: 15 March 2010
Format: Paperback / softback
Pages: 264
Category: Literature & Literary Studies
Publisher: Broadview Press
ISBN: 9781551119977



This book brings to life in modern English nine lively medieval verse romances, in a form that both reflects the original and makes them inviting to a modern audience. All nine tales contain elements of magic: shapeshifters, powerful fairies, trees that are portals to another world, magical armor, clothing, and animals. They address sexuality, agency, and identity-formation in ways that may surprise the modern reader. The texts are re-rhymed to be accessible to a modern reader, retaining the original poets structure while also remaining as close to the meaning of the original as possible.

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