The Resource Talking animals : medieval Latin beast poetry, 750-1150, Jan M. Ziolkowski

Talking animals : medieval Latin beast poetry, 750-1150, Jan M. Ziolkowski

Label
Talking animals : medieval Latin beast poetry, 750-1150
Title
Talking animals
Title remainder
medieval Latin beast poetry, 750-1150
Statement of responsibility
Jan M. Ziolkowski
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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Ziolkowski, Jan M.
Index
index present
LC call number
PA8065.A54
LC item number
Z55 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Middle Ages series.
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  • Latin poetry, Medieval and modern
  • Animals in literature
  • Animals
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Poetry as Topic
Label
Talking animals : medieval Latin beast poetry, 750-1150, Jan M. Ziolkowski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-339) and index
Contents
  • Inspirations and analogues -- Fables and tales -- Christian animal symbolism -- Classical poetry -- Beast narrative and the Court of Charlemagne -- Alcium and other Carolingian poets -- "The sick lion" and "The sad calf" -- Further beyond fable -- "The nanny goat" -- Sedulius Scottus's "The ram" -- Walahfrid Strabo's man and eagle -- Mystical poems with talking birds -- Toward narrative complexity -- Eugenius Vulgarius's "Comic visions" -- Leo of Vercelli's "Meter" -- Dramatic and dialogic beast poems -- Beast flytings -- Insect debates -- Flytings in the schools -- Animals in place of people -- Animals in popular theater and ritual -- Calf-monk and wolf-monk in performance -- Introduction to the Echasis Captivi -- Prologue -- Outer story (part 1) -- Inner story -- Outer story (part 2) -- Ysengrim, the wolf-monk with a name -- "The cock and fox" and "The wolf" -- Ysengrimus and its author -- Monkish and wolfish rules -- Liturgy strikes back -- Appendices (translations) -- Alcuin, "The cock and wolf" -- Alcuin, letter 181 -- Cuono of St. Nabor, "The peacock and owl"
  • (cont) Egbert of Liege, "The bear, wolf, and fox" -- Eugenius Vulgarius, "Comic visions" -- Froumund of Tegernsee, poem 19 -- Leo of Vercelli, "Meter" -- Physiologus Latinus (versio B) -- Sedulius Scottus, "The ram" -- Theodulf, "The battle of the birds" -- Theodulf, "The fox and hen" -- Theodulf, "What do the swans do?" -- Thierry of St. Trond, "Weep, dogs" -- Walahfrid Strabo, "To Erluin" -- William of Blois, "The quarrel of the flea and fly" -- "The altercation of the spider and fly" -- "The ass brought before the bishop" -- "The cock and fox" -- "The flea" -- "Gout and the flea" -- "The hawk and peacock" -- "The lombard and snail" -- "The louse" -- "The prose of the ass" -- "The sad calf" -- "The sick lion" -- "The swan lament" -- "The swan sequence" -- "The testament of the ass" -- "The testament of the piglet" -- "The wolf" -- "The wrangle of the dwarf and hare"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 354 p.
Isbn
9780812231618
Lccn
92046709 //r93
System control number
(OCoLC)27338019
Label
Talking animals : medieval Latin beast poetry, 750-1150, Jan M. Ziolkowski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-339) and index
Contents
  • Inspirations and analogues -- Fables and tales -- Christian animal symbolism -- Classical poetry -- Beast narrative and the Court of Charlemagne -- Alcium and other Carolingian poets -- "The sick lion" and "The sad calf" -- Further beyond fable -- "The nanny goat" -- Sedulius Scottus's "The ram" -- Walahfrid Strabo's man and eagle -- Mystical poems with talking birds -- Toward narrative complexity -- Eugenius Vulgarius's "Comic visions" -- Leo of Vercelli's "Meter" -- Dramatic and dialogic beast poems -- Beast flytings -- Insect debates -- Flytings in the schools -- Animals in place of people -- Animals in popular theater and ritual -- Calf-monk and wolf-monk in performance -- Introduction to the Echasis Captivi -- Prologue -- Outer story (part 1) -- Inner story -- Outer story (part 2) -- Ysengrim, the wolf-monk with a name -- "The cock and fox" and "The wolf" -- Ysengrimus and its author -- Monkish and wolfish rules -- Liturgy strikes back -- Appendices (translations) -- Alcuin, "The cock and wolf" -- Alcuin, letter 181 -- Cuono of St. Nabor, "The peacock and owl"
  • (cont) Egbert of Liege, "The bear, wolf, and fox" -- Eugenius Vulgarius, "Comic visions" -- Froumund of Tegernsee, poem 19 -- Leo of Vercelli, "Meter" -- Physiologus Latinus (versio B) -- Sedulius Scottus, "The ram" -- Theodulf, "The battle of the birds" -- Theodulf, "The fox and hen" -- Theodulf, "What do the swans do?" -- Thierry of St. Trond, "Weep, dogs" -- Walahfrid Strabo, "To Erluin" -- William of Blois, "The quarrel of the flea and fly" -- "The altercation of the spider and fly" -- "The ass brought before the bishop" -- "The cock and fox" -- "The flea" -- "Gout and the flea" -- "The hawk and peacock" -- "The lombard and snail" -- "The louse" -- "The prose of the ass" -- "The sad calf" -- "The sick lion" -- "The swan lament" -- "The swan sequence" -- "The testament of the ass" -- "The testament of the piglet" -- "The wolf" -- "The wrangle of the dwarf and hare"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 354 p.
Isbn
9780812231618
Lccn
92046709 //r93
System control number
(OCoLC)27338019

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