The Resource Songs of a friend : love lyrics of medieval Portugal, translated by Barbara Hughes Fowler

Songs of a friend : love lyrics of medieval Portugal, translated by Barbara Hughes Fowler

Label
Songs of a friend : love lyrics of medieval Portugal
Title
Songs of a friend
Title remainder
love lyrics of medieval Portugal
Statement of responsibility
translated by Barbara Hughes Fowler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
DKDLA
Dewey number
869.1 1080354
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ9163.E6S66 1996
Literary form
unknown
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Summary expansion
Portugal enjoyed one of the richest and most sophisticated cultures of the Middle Ages, in part because of its vibrant secular literature. One popular literary genre of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries was the cantigas de amigo, love songs in which male poets wrote from a female perspective. More than five hundred of these mysterious poems depicting a young girl's love for an absent lover survive today. Until now, however, they have remained inaccessible except to a small circle of scholar
Label
Songs of a friend : love lyrics of medieval Portugal, translated by Barbara Hughes Fowler
Publication
Note
The greater part of the translations are made from the edition of J.J. Nunes, Cantigas d'amigo dos trovadores galego-portugueses, Coimbra, 1926
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn475340970
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 122 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807822715
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35617664
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)475340970
  • pebcs080782271X

Library Locations

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