CONTENTS OF MEDIUM ÆVUM 83.2 (2014)

Articles
JILL M. FITZGERALD, Angelus pacis: a liturgical model for the masculine ‘fæle friðowebba’ in Cynewulf’s Elene 189 pdf
JOANNA BELLIS, ‘We wanted þe trewe copy þereof’: John Page’s The Siege of Rouen, text and transmission 210
JONATHAN RUBIN, The use of the ‘Jericho tyrus’ in theriac: a case study in the history of the exchanges of medical knowledge between western Europe and the realm of Islam in the Middle Ages 234
RICHARD SHARPE, John Eyton alias Repyngdon and the Sermones super euangelia dominicalia attributed to Philip Repyngdon 254
GEORGE CORBETT, The Christian ethics of Dante’s Purgatory 266
AISLING BYRNE, Aisling Byrne, A lost insular version of the romance of Octavian 288
Reviews
Alison Stones, Gothic Manuscripts, 1260-1320: Part One (Jeffrey Hamburger) 303 pdf
Cornelia Linde, How to Correct the ‘Sacra Scriptura’? Textual Criticism of the Bible between the Twelfth and Fifteenth Century (David Luscombe) 304
Rowan Watson, Victoria and Albert Museum: Western Illuminated Manuscripts. A Catalogue of Works in the National Art Library from the Eleventh to the Early Twentieth Century, with a Complete Account of the George Reid Collection (Jeffrey F. Hamburger) 306
Alex J. Novikoff, The Medieval Culture of Disputation: Pedagogy, Practice, and Performance (Antonia Fitzpatrick) 307
John Marenbon, Abelard in Four Dimensions: A Twelfth-Century Philosopher in his Context and Ours (Michael Clanchy) 309
Martha Bayless, Sin and Filth in Medieval Culture: The Devil in the Latrine (Neil Cartlidge) 310
Ruth Mazo Karras, Unmarriages: Women, Men and Sexual Unions in the Middle Ages (Katharine Jager) 311
Anne Simon, The Cult of Saint Katherine of Alexandria in Late-Medieval Nuremberg: Saint and the City (Stephen Mossman) 312
Lynn Staley, The Island Garden: England’s Language of Nation from Gildas to Marvell (Catherine A. M. Clarke) 313
Matthew Fisher, Scribal Authorship and the Writing of History in Medieval England (Richard Gameson) 315
Kenneth Rooney, Mortality and Imagination: The Life of the Dead in Medieval English Literature (Susanna Fein) 316
Nicole D. Smith, Sartorial Strategies: Outfitting Aristocrats and Fashioning Conduct in Late Medieval Literature (Mark C. Chambers) 317
Carolyn Dinshaw, How Soon Is Now? Medieval Texts, Amateur Readers, and the Queerness of Time (Wan-Chuan Kao) 319
Frank Klaassen, The Transformations of Magic: Illicit Learned Magic in the Later Middle Ages and Renaissance (Michael D. Bailey) 320
Ian Christopher Levy, Holy Scripture and the Quest for Authority at the End of the Middle Ages (Lesley Smith) 321
Rachel E. Moss, Fatherhood and its Representations in Middle English Texts (Philip Grace) 322
Elisabeth Okasha, Women’s Names in Old English (Daniel Anlezark) 324
Patrick J. Murphy, Unriddling the Exeter Riddles (J. Neville) 325
Scott T. Smith, Land and Book: Literature and Land Tenure in Anglo-Saxon England (Helen Appleton) 326
Jonathan B. Himes, The Old English Epic of Waldere (Neil Cartlidge) 327
Linda Marie Zaerr, Performance and the Middle English Romance (Joyce Coleman) 328
Arthur Bahr, Fragments and Assemblages: Forming Compilations of Medieval London (Ralph Hanna) 329
Susan Crane, Animal Encounters: Contacts and Concepts in Medieval Britain (Jeffrey Jerome Cohen) 331
Sarah Wood, Conscience and the Composition of ‘Piers Plowman’ (Lawrence Warner) 332
Raluca L. Radulescu, Romance and its Contexts in Fifteenth-Century England: Politics, Piety and Penitence (Melissa Furrow) 333
Eleanor Johnson, Practicing Literary Theory in the Middle Ages: Ethics and the Mixed Form in Chaucer, Gower, Usk, and Hoccleve (James Wade) 335
Greg Walker, Reading Literature Historically: Drama and Poetry from Chaucer to the Reformation (Jane Griffiths) 336
Catherine Nall, Reading and War in Fifteenth-Century England: From Lydgate to Malory (Michael Van Dussen) 337
Rosemarie McGerr, A Lancastrian Mirror for Princes: The Yale Law School ‘New Statutes of England’ (Julian Luxford) 338
Conrad van Dijk, John Gower and the Limits of the Law (Elliot Kendall) 340
Nicholas Orme, English School Exercises, 1420–1530 (Christopher Cannon) 341
T. J. Lustig, Knight Prisoner: Thomas Malory, Then and Now (P. J. C. Field) 342
David Watt, The Making of Thomas Hoccleve’s ‘Series’ (Sebastian J. Langdell) 343
Andrew Taylor, The Songs and Travels of a Tudor Minstrel: Richard Sheale of Tamworth (Helen Cooper) 344
Alexandra da Costa, Reforming Printing: Syon Abbey’s Defence of Orthodoxy 1525–1534 (Veronica O’Mara) 345
John Spence, Reimagining History in Anglo-Norman Prose Chronicles (Sara Harris) 346
Marco Nievergelt, Allegorical Quests from Deguileville to Spenser (Megan G. Leitch) 347
Elizabeth Elliott, Remembering Boethius: Writing Aristocratic Identity in Late Medieval French and English Literatures (Lewis Beer) 349
John Took, Conversations with Kenelm: Essays on the Theology of the ‘Commedia’ (George Corbett) 350
George Corbett, Dante and Epicurus: A Dualistic Vision of Secular and Spiritual Fulfillment (Lorenzo Valterza) 351
María Fernanda Nussbaum, Claves del entorno ideológico del ‘Poema de Alfonso XI’ (Claudia D’Ambruoso) 353
Editions
Der Computus Gerlandi. Edition, Übersetzung und Erläuterungen, ed. Alfred Lohr (N.F.P.) 354 All Editions
The Lives of Two Offas: Vitae Offarum duorum, ed. Michael Swanton (Daniel Anlezark) 354
The Old English Canons of Theodore, ed. R. D. Fulk and Stefan Jurasinski (Allen J. Frantzen) 355
Paul Gwynne, Poets and Princes: The Panegyric Poetry of Johannes Michael Nagonius (David R. Carlson) 355
Piers Plowman: A Parallel-Text Edition of the A, B, C and Z Versions, William Langland, ed. A. V. C. Schmidt (Ian Cornelius) 356
Gilte Legende, Volume III, ed. Richard Hamer, with the assistance of Vida Russell (Margaret Connolly) 357
Prik of Conscience, ed. James H. Morey (Sarah Wood) 357
The Egerton Version of Mandeville’s Travels, ed. M. C. Seymour (Charles Moseley) 358
Four Wycliffite Dialogues: Dialogue Between Jon and Richard, Dialogue Between a Friar and a Secular, Dialogue Between Reson and Gabbyng, Dialogue Between a Clerk and a Knight, ed. Fiona Somerset (Christina von Nolcken) 359
The Historye of the Patriarks, ed. Mayumi Taguchi (Anna Dow) 360
The Middle English Text of Caxton’s ‘Ovid’, Book I, ed. Diana Rumrich (Anna Dow) 360
Richard Beadle, A Critical Edition of the York Corpus Christi Play as Recorded in British Library Additional MS 35290, vol. II (Clifford Davison) 360
The Croxton Play of the Sacrament, ed. John T. Sebastian (Mark C. Chambers) 361
Les Dialogues de Grégoire le Grand traduits par Angier: Publiés d’après le manuscrit Paris, BNF, fr. 24766 unique et autographe, ed. Renato Orengo (Maria Teresa Rachetta) 362
Les Versions en prose du purgatoire de saint Patrice en ancien français, ed. Martina Di Febo (Merryn Everitt) 363
Ruth Wiederkehr, Das Hermetschwiler Gebetbuch. Studien zu deutschsprachiger Gebetbuchliteratur der Nord- und Zentralschweiz im Spätmittelalter. Mit einer Edition (Stephen Mossman) 363
Oswald von Wolkenstein: Das poetische Werk. Gesamtübersetzung in neuhochdeutsche Prosa mit Übersetzungkommentaren und Textbibibliographien, ed. Wernfried Hofmeister (Alan Robertshaw) 364
Hrafnagaldur Óðins (Forspjallsljóð), ed. and trans. Annette Lassen (John Hines) 365
Snorri Sturluson: The Uppsala Edda, ed. Heimir Pálsson, trans. Anthony Faulkes (John Hines) 365
Shorter Notices
SHORTER NOTICES 366 All Notices

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