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Author Bruhn, Jørgen.
Title Lovely Violence : Chrétien de Troyes' Critical Romances.
Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2010.

Subject Chrétien, de Troyes, active 12th century -- Criticism and interpretation.
Arthurian romances -- History and criticism.
Violence in literature.
Knights and knighthood in literature.
Description 1 online resource (167 pages)
Summary In Lovely Violence. The Critical Romances of Chrétien de Troyes Jørgen Bruhn rereads the well-known but still intriguing chivalric novels of the medieval French author Chrétien de Troyes (from the second half of the twelfth century, probably in northern France). Jørgen Bruhn - who is trained in modern comparative literature and literary theory - engages in a meeting with the medieval texts where the "strange" medieval contexts and texts are played up against more familiar contemporary concern ...
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-134).
ISBN 9781443825450 (electronic bk.)
144382545X (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786613141699
OCLC # 823722061
Additional Format Print version: Bruhn, Jorgen. Lovely Violence : Chrétien de Troyes' Critical Romances. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©2010 9781443824927.