Volume 32, Number 1, 2015

Table of Contents

Article

Bertrada de Montfort, Peter Abelard, and Adelard of Bath: The Critique of Authority in the Early Twelfth Century

pp. 1-29
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The Problematic Present: Locating and Losing Meaning in the Narrative Structure of the Fineshade Chronicle

pp. 31-51
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Violence and Transgression in Chrétien de Troyes’s Yvain, le Chevalier au Lion

pp. 53-76
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Heated Words: The Politics and Poetics of Work in ‘A Complaint against Blacksmiths’

pp. 77-101
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‘grete luste to slepe’: Somatic Ethics and the Sleep of Romance from Sir Gawain and the Green Knight to Shakespeare

pp. 103-128
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Life Writing (and Laugh Writing) for a Christian Prince: Sir John Harington’s Supplie or Addicion to the Catalogue of Bishops (1608)

pp. 129-149
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Matthew Paris’s ‘Self-Portrait with the Virgin Mary’ in the Historia Anglorum

pp. 151-182
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Saintly Blood: Absence, Presence, and the alter Christus

pp. 183-212
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Reviews

A Ruler’s Consort in Early Modern Germany: Aemilia Juliana of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt by Judith P. Aikin (review)

pp. 213-214
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The Arthur of the Italians: The Arthurian Legend in Medieval Italian Literature and Culture ed. by Gloria Allaire, and F. Regina Psaki (review)

pp. 214-216
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Medieval Treasures from Hildesheim ed. by Peter Barnet, Michael Brandt, and Gerhard Lutz (review)

pp. 216-218
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Thomas Dekker and the Culture of Pamphleteering in Early Modern London by Anna Bayman (review)

pp. 218-219
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In Their Own Words: Practices of Quotation in Early Medieval History-Writing by Jeanette Beer (review)

pp. 219-221
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The Library of the Abbey of La Trappe: A Study of its History from the Twelfth Century to the French Revolution, with an Annotated Edition of the 1752 Catalogue by David N. Bell (review)

pp. 221-222
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Politics and Foreign Policy in the Age of George I, 1714–1727 by Jeremy Black (review)

pp. 223-224
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Piety and Persecution in the French Texts of England by Maureen B. M. Boulton (review)

pp. 224-225
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Reading and Writing History from Bruni to Windschuttle: Essays in Honour of Gary Ianziti ed. by Christian Thorsten Callisen (review)

pp. 225-227
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The World beyond Europe in the Romance Epics of Boiardo and Ariosto by Jo Ann Cavallo (review)

pp. 227-228
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The Arma Christi in Medieval and Early Modern Material Culture. With a Critical Edition of ‘O Vernicle’ ed. by Lisa H. Cooper, and Andrea Denny-Brown (review)

pp. 228-230
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Envisioning the Bishop: Images and the Episcopacy in the Middle Ages ed. by Sigrid Danielson, and Evan A. Gatti (review)

pp. 230-231
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Uncertain Knowledge: Scepticism, Relativism, and Doubt in the Middle Ages ed. by Dallas G. Denery, II, Kantik Ghosh, and Nicolette Zeeman (review)

pp. 232-233
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Music at Midnight: The Life and Poetry of George Herbert by John Drury (review)

pp. 233-235
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The Fabliaux: A New Verse Translation by Nathaniel E. Dubin (review)

pp. 235-236
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Giorgio Vasari and the Birth of the Museum ed. by Maia Wellington Gahtan (review)

pp. 236-238
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Partners in Spirit: Women, Men, and Religious Life in Germany, 1100–1500 ed. by Fiona J. Griffiths, and Julie Hotchin (review)

pp. 238-240
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Speaking to the Eye: Sight and Insight through Text and Image (1150–1650) ed. by Thérèse de Hemptinne, Veerle Fraeters, and María Eugenia Góngora (review)

pp. 240-241
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Female Transgression in Early Modern Britain: Literary and Historical Explorations ed. by Richard Hillman, and Pauline Ruberry-Blanc (review)

pp. 241-243
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Trees in Anglo-Saxon England: Literature, Lore and Landscape by Della Hooke (review)

pp. 243-245
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Manuscripta Illuminata: Approaches to Understanding Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts ed. by Colum Hourihane (review)

pp. 245-246
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The Renaissance Utopia: Dialogue, Travel and the Ideal Society by Chloë Houston (review)

pp. 247-248
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Romance and the Gentry in Late Medieval England by Michael Johnston (review)

pp. 248-250
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A Will to Believe: Shakespeare and Religion by David Scott Kastan (review)

pp. 250-252
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Dreams, Medicine, and Literary Practice: Exploring the Western Literary Tradition Through Chaucer by Tanya S. Lenz (review)

pp. 252-253
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Islam, Christianity and the Making of Czech Identity, 1453–1683 by Laura Lisy-Wagner (review)

pp. 254-255
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The King’s Body: Burial and Succession in Late Anglo-Saxon England by Nicole Marafioti (review)

pp. 255-257
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Abelard in Four Dimensions: A Twelfth-Century Philosopher in His Context and Ours by John Marenbon (review)

pp. 257-258
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Letters of Pope Gregory: A Study of an Unknown Tenth-Century Manuscript Bound in Tenbury and Found in Melbourne Containing all or part of Forty Letters sent by Pope Gregory the Great by John R. C. Martyn (review)

pp. 258-260
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On Difficulties in the Church Fathers: The Ambigua, Volume I by Nicholas Constas, and: On Difficulties in the Church Fathers: The Ambigua, Volume II by Nicholas Constas (review)

pp. 260-262
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Orthodoxy and Controversy in Twelfth-Century Religious Discourse: Peter Lombard’s ‘Sentences’ and the Development of Theology by Clare Monagle (review)

pp. 262-264
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The Manere of Good Lyvyng: A Middle English Translation of Pseudo-Bernard’s ‘Liber de modo bene vivendi ad sororem’ ed. by Anne E. Mouron (review)

pp. 264-265
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Writing Fashion in Early Modern Italy: From Sprezzatura to Satire by Eugenia Paulicelli (review)

pp. 266-267
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Caravaggio: Reflections and Refractions ed. by Lorenzo Pericolo and David M. Stone (review)

pp. 267-269
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The Lexical Effects of Anglo-Scandinavian Linguistic Contact on Old English by Sara M. Pons-Sanz (review)

pp. 269-271
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Order and Disorder: The Poor Clares between Foundation and Reform by Bert Roest (review)

pp. 271-272
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Picturing Experience in the Early Printed Book: Breydenbach’s ‘Peregrinatio’ from Venice to Jerusalem by Elizabeth Ross (review)

pp. 272-274
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Feminized Counsel and the Literature of Advice in England, 1380–1500 by Misty Schieberle (review)

pp. 274-276
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The Epistemological Perspective of the Pearl-Poet by Piotr Spyra (review)

pp. 276-277
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England and Rome in the Early Middle Ages: Pilgrimage, Art, and Politics ed. by Francesca Tinti (review)

pp. 278-279
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Shame and Honor: A Vulgar History of the Order of the Garter by Stephanie Trigg (review)

pp. 279-281
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D’Orient en Occident: Les recueils de fables enchâssées avant les ‘Mille et une Nuits’ de Galland (Barlaam et Josaphat, Calila et Dimna, Disciplina clericalis, Roman des Sept Sages) ed. by Marion Uhlig and Yasmina Foehr-Janssens (review)

pp. 281-282
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God’s Only Daughter: Spenser’s Una as the Invisible Church by Kathryn Walls (review)

pp. 283-284
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Juan de Segovia and the Fight for Peace: Christians and Muslims in the Fifteenth Century by Anne Marie Wolf (review)

pp. 284-286
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Notebooks, English Virtuosi, and Early Modern Science by Richard Yeo (review)

pp. 286-288
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Viking Archaeology in Iceland: Mosfell Archaeological Project ed. by Davide Zori and Jesse Byock (review)

pp. 288-289
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Short Notices

Traditions and Innovations in the Study of Medieval English Literature: The Influence of Derek Brewer ed. by Charlotte Brewer and Barry Windeatt (review)

pp. 291-292
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New Approaches to Naples c. 1500–c. 1800: The Power of Place ed. by Melissa Calaresu and Helen Hills (review)

pp. 292-293
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The Dark Side of Genius: The Melancholic Persona in Art, ca. 1500–1700 by Laurinda S. Dixon (review)

pp. 293-294
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Challenging Orthodoxies: The Social and Cultural Worlds of Early Modern Women. Essays Presented to Hilda L. Smith ed. by Sigrun Haude and Melinda S. Zook (review)

pp. 294-295
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Rethinking Abelard: A Collection of Critical Essays ed. by Babette S. Hellemans (review)

pp. 295-296
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In the Steps of the Black Prince: The Road to Poitiers, 1355–1356 by Peter Hoskins (review)

pp. 296-297
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Hildegard of Bingen and her Gospel Homilies: Speaking New Mysteries by Beverly Mayne Kienzle (review)

pp. 297-298
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Jews, Christians, and the Abode of Islam: Modern Scholarship, Medieval Realities by Jacob Lassner (review)

pp. 298-299
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Anchoritic Traditions of Medieval Europe ed. by Liz Herbert McAvoy (review)

pp. 299-300
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The Painted Closet of Lady Anne Bacon Drury by H. L. Meakin (review)

pp. 300-301
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Uses of the Written Word in Medieval Towns: Medieval Urban Literacy II ed. by Marco Mostert, and Anna Adamska (review)

pp. 301-302
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Uncommon Tongues: Eloquence and Eccentricity in the English Renaissance by Catherine Nicholson (review)

p. 303
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Coire Sois, The Cauldron of Knowledge: A Companion to Early Irish Saga by Tomás Ó Cathasaigh (review)

pp. 304-305
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Poetry and Identity in Quattrocento Naples by Matteo Soranzo (review)

pp. 305-306
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Mediterranean Identities in the Premodern Era: Entrepôts, Islands, Empires ed. by John Watkins, and Kathryn L. Reyerson (review)

pp. 306-307
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Books Received

pp. 309-314
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Notes on Contributors

pp. 315-316
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