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Thomas H. Crofts.
Malory's Contemporary Audience: The Social Reading of Romance in Late Medieval England.
Published Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 2006.
Series: Arthurian Studies, LXVI.
Binding: hardback, perfect bound; issued without a dustjacket.
Printer: Biddles Ltd., King's Lynn.
Page count: xiii,171 plus 3pp.
Main language: English; Middle English quotations given unmodernised; other languages quoted in original followed by an English translation.
Overall condition good: warehouse reject, an unused copy, but with a heavy bump at the top of the spine, and a milder one at the base; the paste-down on the front board is rather grubby.
This item £26.50
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Publisher's price £40.00/$80.00]
Weight without packaging: 436g.
Contents: The text at hand; Caxton's preface - historia & argumentum; Malory's moral scribes - 'Balyn' in the Winchester Ms; Usurpation, right & redress in Malory's Roman war; No hint of the future; Epilogue - 2 gestures of closure.
Notes: at foot of page
Illustrations: 3 colour plates
Maps & plans: no
See also | Malory |
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