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Hsy, Jonathan Horng
Trading tongues : merchants, multilingualism, and medieval literature / Jonathan Hsy
Columbus : Ohio State University Press, c2013
book jacket
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 4th Floor  P115.5.G7 H79 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Multilingualism and literature -- England -- History -- To 1500
Multilingualism -- England -- History -- To 1500
English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism
Languages in contact -- England -- History -- To 1500
Physical Description xii, 237 p. ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction : London's languages and translingual writing -- Chaucer's polyglot dwellings : home and the customs house -- Overseas travel and languages in motion -- Translingual identities in John Gower and William Caxton -- Travel and language contact in The book of Margery Kempe -- Merchant compilations and translingual creation -- Coda : contact literatures, medieval/postcolonial
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-226) and index
NOTE 537117
Series Interventions : new studies in medieval culture

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