Heroes and anti-heroes in medieval romance / edited by Neil Cartlidge.

Medieval romances so insistently celebrate the triumphs of heroes and the discomfiture of villains that they discourage recognition of just how morally ambiguous, antisocial or even downright sinister their protagonists can be, and, correspondingly, of just how admirable or impressive their defeated...

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Other Authors: Cartlidge, Neil, 1967- (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Suffolk : Boydell & Brewer, 2012.
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