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Author Murdoch, Brian, 1944-
Title The apocryphal Adam and Eve in medieval Europe : vernacular translations and adaptations of the Vita Adae et Evae / Brian Murdoch.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009.

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Subject Life of Adam and Eve -- Influence.
Apocryphal Adam books -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Literature, Medieval -- Stories, plots, etc.
Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism.
Description x, 292 pages ; 25 cm
Access Available to OhioLINK libraries.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Columbus, OH : OhioLINK, 2008.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-285) and index.
Summary This text explores what happened to Adam and Eve after their expulsion from Paradise. Professor Murdoch considers the varied development of the apocryphal material, and presents an analysis of the flourishing medieval tradition of Adam and Eve, celebrated in European prose, verse, and drama.
Contents Conventions of Reference; Abbreviations; 1. Apocrypha, Pseudepigrapha, the Adambooks, and the Vita Adae et Evae; 2. Ireland; 3. England, Wales, and Cornwall; 4. The Holy Roman Empire and Beyond; 5. France, Brittany, and Italy; 6. Iconography; 7. Litteras Achiliachas: Conclusion; Appendix: An Overview of the Vernacular Texts; Bibliography; Index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780191569807 (electronic bk.)
0191569801 (electronic bk.)
9780199564149 (hbk.)
0199564140 (hbk.)
OCLC # 438167007
Link OhioLINK electronic book center (OCoLC)180989150
Oxford scholarship online (OCoLC)56761044