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The rose and geryon : the poetics of fraud and violence in Jean de Meun and Dante / Gabriella I. Baika.

By: Baika, Gabriella I.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Washington, D.C. : The Catholic University of America Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780813226101; 0813226104.Subject(s): Ethics in literature | Vices in literature | Language and languages in literature | Rhetoric, Medieval | Literature, Medieval -- History and criticismAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Rose and geryon.DDC classification: 841/.1 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction -- The verbal sin as a cultural construct -- From Jean de Meun's multidiscursive dispersal to Dante's system of sins -- Lingua dolosa, "the guileful tongue": speaking under the sign of fraud -- Blasphemy and the poetics of violence -- Conclusion.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction -- The verbal sin as a cultural construct -- From Jean de Meun's multidiscursive dispersal to Dante's system of sins -- Lingua dolosa, "the guileful tongue": speaking under the sign of fraud -- Blasphemy and the poetics of violence -- Conclusion.

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GABRIELLA I. BAIKA is assistant professor of French and Italian at the Florida Institute of Technology.

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