Martorell's Tirant Lo Blanch: A Program for Military and Social Reform in Fifteenth-Century Christendom

E.T. Aylward

Anno: 2018
Rilegatura: Paperback / softback
Pagine: 224 p.
Testo in English
Dimensioni: 229 x 152 mm
  • EAN: 9780807892299
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This first critical analysis of the Catalan novel of chivalry, Tirant lo Blanch (1490), elucidates the sophisticated plan that lies behind its composition. By breaking down the 487-chapter story into two fundamental narrative threads-the military and erotic exploits of the hero-Aylward reveals the two-pronged narrative scheme that supports Martorell's fast-paced and amusing account of romance and political intrigue in fifteenth-century Constantinople.