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The Resource The laughter of the saints : parodies of holiness in late Medieval and Renaissance Spain, Ryan D. Giles

The laughter of the saints : parodies of holiness in late Medieval and Renaissance Spain, Ryan D. Giles

Label
The laughter of the saints : parodies of holiness in late Medieval and Renaissance Spain
Title
The laughter of the saints
Title remainder
parodies of holiness in late Medieval and Renaissance Spain
Statement of responsibility
Ryan D. Giles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The Laughter of the Saints examines this rich carnivalesque tradition of parodied holy men and women and traces their influence to the anti-heroes and picaresque roots of early modern novels such as Don Quixote
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giles, Ryan D.
Dewey number
863/.2093528282
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Includes some text in Spanish
LC call number
PQ6140.R4
LC item number
G54 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian saints in literature
  • Spanish fiction
  • Spanish fiction
  • Antiheroes in literature
  • Satire, Spanish
  • Spanish wit and humor
  • Parody in literature
  • Irony in literature
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • Santos
  • Sátira española
  • Sátira española
  • Antiheroes in literature
  • Christian saints in literature
  • Irony in literature
  • Parody in literature
  • Satire, Spanish
  • Spanish fiction
  • Spanish fiction
  • Spanish wit and humor
  • Hagiografie
  • Parodie
  • Spanien
  • Helgon i litteraturen
  • Spansk litteratur
  • Spansk satir
Label
The laughter of the saints : parodies of holiness in late Medieval and Renaissance Spain, Ryan D. Giles
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-184) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • sanctity and humanity
  • Introduction :
  • Saints and anti-saints
  • Christ and His Cross
  • Holy men in the wilderness
  • Virgins and harlots
  • Picaresque saints
  • Rivalries and reconciliations
  • Conclusion :
Control code
878697204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (197 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442697546
Lccn
2009504070
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5464f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878697204
Label
The laughter of the saints : parodies of holiness in late Medieval and Renaissance Spain, Ryan D. Giles
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-184) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • sanctity and humanity
  • Introduction :
  • Saints and anti-saints
  • Christ and His Cross
  • Holy men in the wilderness
  • Virgins and harlots
  • Picaresque saints
  • Rivalries and reconciliations
  • Conclusion :
Control code
878697204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (197 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442697546
Lccn
2009504070
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5464f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878697204

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