The Resource The serpent and the rose : the Immaculate Conception and Hispanic poetry in the late medieval period, by Lesley K. Twomey

The serpent and the rose : the Immaculate Conception and Hispanic poetry in the late medieval period, by Lesley K. Twomey

Label
The serpent and the rose : the Immaculate Conception and Hispanic poetry in the late medieval period
Title
The serpent and the rose
Title remainder
the Immaculate Conception and Hispanic poetry in the late medieval period
Statement of responsibility
by Lesley K. Twomey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Serpent and the Rose" examines the theological and liturgical context for the doctrine of the Immaculate Conception in the Middle Ages, from primary sources in Iberian archives. Its main focus is a study of Marian poetry from Alfonso the Wise and Gonzalo de Berceo through to the poetry collections of the late fifteenth century, showing how poets took themes from the Bible and apocryphal literature, combining them to defend and praise Mary's conception without sin. Individual chapters assess how they depicted Mary's prefiguration in the Old Testament by the Woman who defeated the
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
861/.10938232911
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ6098.R4
LC item number
T96 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions,
Series volume
v. 132
Label
The serpent and the rose : the Immaculate Conception and Hispanic poetry in the late medieval period, by Lesley K. Twomey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-293) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conception liturgies : in praise of the rose -- Good and evil : theological debate about Mary -- "Discordans d'opiniĆ³" : literary discord in Spain -- The serpent crushed -- The Immaculate Virgin : matchless maiden -- The rose-garden : beauty and purity -- The rose : perfect from the beginning of time -- The new Eve -- The Virgin Mary and the kiss : apocryphal birth -- Narratives and the Immaculate Conception
Control code
ocn711004323
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 309 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283060776
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004165953.i-314
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24995757
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711004323
  • brill1283060779

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