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The Resource "Joyous sweit imaginatioun" : essays on Scottish literature in honour of R.D.S. Jack, edited by Sarah Carpenter and Sarah M. Dunnigan

"Joyous sweit imaginatioun" : essays on Scottish literature in honour of R.D.S. Jack, edited by Sarah Carpenter and Sarah M. Dunnigan

Label
"Joyous sweit imaginatioun" : essays on Scottish literature in honour of R.D.S. Jack
Title
"Joyous sweit imaginatioun"
Title remainder
essays on Scottish literature in honour of R.D.S. Jack
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sarah Carpenter and Sarah M. Dunnigan
Title variation
Essays on Scottish literature in honour of R.D.S. Jack
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This volume gathers together essays on Scottish literature, diverse in historical period, mode, and form in honour of Professor R. D. S. Jack, Professor Emeritus of English Literature at the University of Edinburgh. The volume explores Scottish medieval romance and allegory, Renaissance court performance, early modern travel writing, seventeenth century poetry, Sir Thomas Urquhart's universal language theory, Scottish Romanticism, Burns and Barrie."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jack, Ronald D. S
  • Carpenter, Sarah
  • Dunnigan, Sarah
Series statement
Scottish cultural review of language and literature
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
English literature
Label
"Joyous sweit imaginatioun" : essays on Scottish literature in honour of R.D.S. Jack, edited by Sarah Carpenter and Sarah M. Dunnigan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
" ... conference in honour of Professor Ronnie Jack held in 2004 ..." -- P. [9]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Contributors.
  • p. 7
  • Acknowledgements.
  • p. 9
  • Foreword/
  • Jack MacQueen
  • Alastair Fowler
  • p. 11
  • Introduction/
  • Sarah Carpenter
  • Sarah M. Dunnigan
  • p. 15
  • Open Sentence: Memory, Identity and Translation in the Kingis Quair/
  • Elizabeth Elliott
  • p. 23
  • "In brief sermone ane pregnant sentence": Puns and Perspectivism in Robert Henryson's The Testament of Cresseid/
  • Kevin J. McGinley
  • p. 41
  • Tough Nut to Crack: Robert Henryson's Nut and Kernel Metaphor/
  • David Moses
  • p. 59
  • Eger and Grime and the Boundaries of Courtly Romance/
  • Sergi Mainer
  • p. 77
  • "Verbs, mongrels, participles and hybrids": Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty's Universal Language/
  • John Corbett
  • p. 97
  • Love and Chastity: Political Performance in Scottish, French and English Courts of 1560s/
  • Sarah Carpenter
  • p. 111
  • Drummond and the Meaning of Beauty/
  • Sarah M. Dunnigan
  • p. 129
  • Thomas Ker of Redden's Trip to the Low Countries, 1620/
  • John J. McGavin
  • p. 155
  • Rutherford's Landscapes/
  • David J. Parkinson
  • p. 177
  • Robert Fergusson and the Romantic Ode/
  • Murray Pittock
  • p. 199
  • Bums and Barrie: "Deceptive Artists"/
  • Kenneth Simpson
  • p. 215
  • J. M. Barrie and the Third Sex/
  • Andrew Nash
  • p. 229
  • Professor R. D. S. Jack MA, PhD, DLitt, F.R.S.E., F.E.A.: Publications.
  • p. 243
  • Index.
  • p. 247
Control code
ocn181068804
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
249 p.
Isbn
9789042023130
Other physical details
port.
Label
"Joyous sweit imaginatioun" : essays on Scottish literature in honour of R.D.S. Jack, edited by Sarah Carpenter and Sarah M. Dunnigan
Publication
Note
" ... conference in honour of Professor Ronnie Jack held in 2004 ..." -- P. [9]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Contributors.
  • p. 7
  • Acknowledgements.
  • p. 9
  • Foreword/
  • Jack MacQueen
  • Alastair Fowler
  • p. 11
  • Introduction/
  • Sarah Carpenter
  • Sarah M. Dunnigan
  • p. 15
  • Open Sentence: Memory, Identity and Translation in the Kingis Quair/
  • Elizabeth Elliott
  • p. 23
  • "In brief sermone ane pregnant sentence": Puns and Perspectivism in Robert Henryson's The Testament of Cresseid/
  • Kevin J. McGinley
  • p. 41
  • Tough Nut to Crack: Robert Henryson's Nut and Kernel Metaphor/
  • David Moses
  • p. 59
  • Eger and Grime and the Boundaries of Courtly Romance/
  • Sergi Mainer
  • p. 77
  • "Verbs, mongrels, participles and hybrids": Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty's Universal Language/
  • John Corbett
  • p. 97
  • Love and Chastity: Political Performance in Scottish, French and English Courts of 1560s/
  • Sarah Carpenter
  • p. 111
  • Drummond and the Meaning of Beauty/
  • Sarah M. Dunnigan
  • p. 129
  • Thomas Ker of Redden's Trip to the Low Countries, 1620/
  • John J. McGavin
  • p. 155
  • Rutherford's Landscapes/
  • David J. Parkinson
  • p. 177
  • Robert Fergusson and the Romantic Ode/
  • Murray Pittock
  • p. 199
  • Bums and Barrie: "Deceptive Artists"/
  • Kenneth Simpson
  • p. 215
  • J. M. Barrie and the Third Sex/
  • Andrew Nash
  • p. 229
  • Professor R. D. S. Jack MA, PhD, DLitt, F.R.S.E., F.E.A.: Publications.
  • p. 243
  • Index.
  • p. 247
Control code
ocn181068804
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
249 p.
Isbn
9789042023130
Other physical details
port.

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