The Latin and German Etymachia: Textual History, Edition, Commentary

By: Harris, Nigel

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466 pp + ads. Indices. Bibliography. Illustrated with 19 figural plates. Commentary, etc., in English, texts in Latin and German. Grey paper dust jacket has a little shelf wear at corners, small stain at back of dj. Book itself is clean and nice, small pencil erasure first blank otherwise good. The earliest surviving version of the Etymachia (an anonymous 14th century prose treatise on the seven deadly sins and seven virtues) is in Latin, but the work is preserved also in four 15th century German versions, three of which present the text of the Latin version more or less in full. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Title: The Latin and German Etymachia: Textual History, Edition, Commentary

Author Name: Harris, Nigel

Categories: Medieval Studies, Language -- Latin, Language - German,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Tubingen, Max Niemeyer: 1994

ISBN Number: 3484891025

ISBN Number 13: 9783484891029

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 004937

Keywords: Medieval Virtues,