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The matter of Araby in medieval England

Dorothee Metlitzki

The matter of Araby in medieval England

by Dorothee Metlitzki

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Arab countries,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- Arab influences,
    • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism,
    • Literature, Comparative -- English and Arabic,
    • Literature, Comparative -- Arabic and English,
    • Arabic literature -- Appreciation -- England,
    • Civilization, Medieval, in literature,
    • England -- Intellectual life -- 1066-1485,
    • Arab countries -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDorothee Metlitzki.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR128 .M4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 320 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4891424M
      ISBN 100300020031
      LC Control Number76023678

      Synopsis During the Golden Age of Islam (seventh through seventeenth centuries A.D.), Muslim philosophers and poets, artists and scientists, princes and laborers created a unique culture that has influenced societies on every continent. This book offers a fully illustrated, highly accessible Reviews: 8.   (quoted from Dorothee Metzlitzki, The Matter of Araby in Medieval England (London: Yale University Press, ). Saracens and Crusaders. As this quotation might remind you, England was a nation familiar with the Crusades, which necessitated contact with Islamic religion and culture, but that’s not the only way in which the idea that twelfth.

      The Matter of Araby in Medieval England. New Haven: Yale UP, Menocal, Maria Rosa. The Arabic Role in Medieval Literary History: A Forgotten Heritage. Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, Munro, Dana Carleton. ''The Western Attitude toward Islam during the Period of the Crusades." Speculum 6 (): Parry, John Jay. See Dorothea Metlitzki, The Matter of Araby in Medieval England (New Haven: Yale University Press, ), pp. It is also found in A Thousand and One Arabian Nights and in the medieval Hebrew Tales of Sendebar, a collection which represents extant versions of another series of tales, The Seven Sages of Rome.

      The Book of Margery Kempe: A New Translation. New York: Doubleday, [on reserve] Medieval Stereotypes and Modern Antisemitism. U of California Press, [Steely] Johnson, Willis, "The The Matter of Araby in Medieval England. New Haven: Yale UP,   I found a book. To understand the significance of Arabic material in medieval literature, we must recognize the concrete reality of Islam in the medieval European experience. Intimate contacts beginning with the Crusades yielded considerable knowledge about “Araby” beyond the merely stereotypical and propagandistic.


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