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Published by Buchhandlung des Waisenhauses in Halle a. S .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Isengrimus abbreviatus.,
  • Latin language, Medieval and modern -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHrsg. und erklärt von Ernst Voigt.
ContributionsVoigt, Ernst, 1843-1902., Nivardus, 12th cent.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, cxlvi, 470 p. :
Number of Pages470
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20042845M

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The twelfth-century Latin beast epic Ysengrimus is one of the great comic masterpieces of the Middle Ages. It recounts the persecution of the wolf Ysengrimus -- who represents a hybrid abbot-bishop -- by his archenemy Reynard the fox. The narrative's details are carefully crafted to make the wolf's punishment fit the abbot-bishop's crime. Show Summary Details. Ysengrimus. Ed. by Schilling, Michael. Reynard the Fox is a literary cycle of medieval allegorical Dutch, English, French and German first extant versions of the cycle date from the second half of the 12th century. The genre is very popular throughout the Late Middle Ages, and in chapbook form throughout the Early Modern period.. The stories are largely concerned with the main character Reynard, an anthropomorphic red. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Reprint of the ed. published by Buchhandlung des Waisenhauses "Ysengrimus abbreuiatus": p. cxx-cxxxix Includes bibliographical references and index.

  [MOST WISHED] Congratulations Graduates Guest Book: Congratulatory Message Book Wishes and. Ysengrimus. [Nivard de Gand.; Jill Mann] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Nivard de Gand.; Jill Mann. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   The twelfth-century Latin beast epic Ysengrimus is one of the great comic masterpieces of the Middle Ages. This long poem, composed in what is today Belgium, recounts the relentless persecution of the wolf Ysengrimus by his archenemy Reynard Brand: Harvard.   [Read] The twelfth-century Latin beast epic Ysengrimus is one of the great comic masterpieces of the Middle Ages. This long poem, composed in what is today Belgium, recounts the relentless persecution of the wolf Ysengrimus by his archenemy Reynard the fox, in the course of which the wolf is beaten to a pulp, flayed (twice), mutilated, and.