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Author Coxon, Sebastian.

Title Beards and Texts [electronic resource] : Images of masculinity in medieval German literature.

Imprint London : UCL Press, 2021.

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Description 1 online resource (206 p.)
Note Description based upon print version of record.
Contents Intro -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Abbreviations -- 1 Beards and Texts, Texts and Beards -- 2 Beards and Majesty: Pfaffe Konrad's Rolandslied -- 3 Beards and Humanity: Wolfram's Willehalm -- 4 Beards, Teaching and Learning: 'Sangspruchdichtung' -- 5 Laughter and Beards: Wittenwiler's Ring -- 6 Jesus's Beard -- Conclusion -- Appendix: A Sample of References to Charlemagne's Beard -- Bibliography -- Index -- Back Cover
Summary Beards and Texts explores the literary portrayal of beards in medieval German texts from the mid-twelfth to the early sixteenth centuries.
Local Note JSTOR Books at JSTOR Open Access
Subject German literature -- Middle High German, 1050-1500 -- History and cricitism.
Beards in literature.
Masculinity in literature.
LITERARY CRITICISM / Medieval
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Coxon, Sebastian Beards and Texts London : UCL Press,c2021 9781787352230
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