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Author Butterfield, Ardis.

Title Poetry and music in medieval France : from Jean Renart to Guillaume de Machaut / Ardis Butterfield.

Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  841.1 BUTT    AVAILABLE
 UniM Southbank  841.1 BUTT    AVAILABLE
Physical description xx, 375 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Cambridge studies in medieval literature.
Cambridge studies in medieval literature.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I. Text and performance: Song and written record in the early thirteenth century. The Sources of song: chansonniers, narratives, dance-song. The Performance of song in Jean Renart's Rose -- II. The Boundaries of genre: The Refrain. Refrains in context: a case study. Contrafacta: from secular to sacred in Gautier de Coinci and later thirteenth-century writing -- III. 'Courtly' and 'popular' in the thirteenth century. Urban culture: arras and the puys. The Cultural contexts of Adam de la Halle: Le Jeu de Robin et de Marion.
IV. Modes of inscription: Songs in writing: the evidence of the manuscripts. Chantlfable: Aucassin et Nicolette. Writing music, writing poetry: Le Roman de Fauvel in Paris BN fr. 146 -- V. The Two roses:Machaut and the thirteenth century. Rewriting song: chanson, motet, salut and dit. Citation and authorship from the thirteenth to the fourteenth century -- VI. Envoy: the new art: The Formes fixes: from Adam de la Halle to Guillaume de Machaut.
Subject French poetry -- To 1500 -- History and criticism.
Songs, French.
Music and literature.
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