Bibliographic Details

The text in the community : essays on medieval works, manuscripts, authors, and readers / edited by Jill Mann & Maura Nolan.

Imprint Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2006.
Description xv, 296 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Language English
Subject Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- History.
Literature, Medieval.
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format Print, Book
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Other authors / contributors Mann, Jill.
Nolan, Maura.
ISBN 0268034958 (cloth : alk. paper)
0268034966 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Table of Contents:
  • List of Illustrations
  • List of Contributors
  • Abbreviations List
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. Versifying the Bible in the Middle Ages
  • 2. "He Knew Nat Catoun": Medieval School-Texts and Middle English Literature
  • 3. Computing Cynewulf: The Judith-Connection
  • 4. The Contexts of Notre Dame 67
  • 5. The Haunted Text: Ghostly Reflections in A Mirror to Devout People
  • 6. The Visual Environment of Carthusian Texts: Decoration and Illustration in Notre Dame 67
  • 7. The Knight and the Rose: French Manuscripts in the Notre Dame Library
  • 8. The Meditations on the Life of Christ: An Illuminated Fourteenth-Century Italian Manuscript at the University of Notre Dame
  • Index of Manuscripts
  • General Index