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The allegory of love

C. S. Lewis

The allegory of love

a study in medieval tradition

by C. S. Lewis

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Published by Oxford U.P. in London .
Written in English


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Statementby C.S.Lewis.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 378p. ;
Number of Pages378
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13947465M


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Lewis' reputation as a critic of medieval and renaissance literature, in advance of his later fame as a Christian apologist, a fantasy writer, or a poet; his earliest works in these fields having been published under pseudonyms/5(41).

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The Allegory of Love is a study in medieval tradition—the rise of both the sentiment called "Courtly Love" and of the allegorical method—from eleventh-century Languedoc through sixteenth-century England.

Lewis devotes considerable attention to The Romance of the Rose and The Faerie Queene, and to such poets as Geoffrey Chaucer, John Gower, and Thomas Usk.3/5(3). BOOK RELEASE PARTY. Click here to view our book release party where we celebrate the release of Family Time “Who Do You Love”.

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Lewis; 23 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Courtly love, Comparative literature, History and. Dream allegory, also called Dream Vision, allegorical tale presented in the narrative framework of a ally popular in the Middle Ages, the device made more acceptable the fantastic and sometimes bizarre world of personifications and symbolic objects characteristic of medieval -known examples of the dream allegory include the first part of Roman de la rose (13th.

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C. S. Lewis devotes considerable attention to The Romance of the Rose and The Faerie Queene, and to such poets as Geoffrey Chaucer, John Gower, and Thomas Usk.