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Item Number: 144421
Title: Flaying in the Pre-Modern World : Practice and Representation
Author: Tracy, Larissa (ed)
Price: $99.00
ISBN: 9781843844525
Record created on 01/23/2017
Description: Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2017. 24cm., hardcover, 424pp., 51 b&w illus.

Contents: Introduction - Rending and Reading the Flesh, Larissa Tracy ; Tools of the Puncture - Skin, Knife, Bone, Hand, Jack Hartnell ; A Tale of Venetian Skin - The Flaying of Marcoantonio Bragadin, Kelly DeVries ; Flesh and Death in Early Modern Bedburg, Susan Small ; Medievalism and the 'Flayed-Dane' Myth - English Perspectives between the Seventeenth and Nineteenth Centuries, Mary R. Rambaran-Olm ; Skin on Skin - Wearing Flayed Remains, Frederika Bain ; Robed in Martyrdom - The Flaying of Saint Bartholomew in the Laudario of Sant'Agnese, Asa Simon Mittman and Christine Sciacca ; Masculinist Devotion - Flaying and Flagellation in the Belles Heures, Sherry C.M. Lindquist ; A Window for the Pain - Surface, Interiority and Christ's Flagellated Skin in Late Medieval Culture, Peter Dent ; 'Flesche withowtyn hyde' - The Removal and Transformation of Jesus' Skin in the English Cycle Passion Plays, Valerie Gramling ; No Skin in the Game - Flaying and Early Irish Law and Epic, William Sayers ; Reading the Consumed - Flayed and Cannibalized Bodies in The Siege of Jerusalem and Richard Coer de Lyon, Emily Leverett ; Losing Face - Flayed Beards and Gendered Power in Arthurian Literature, Michael Livingston ; Face Off - Flaying and Identity in Medieval Romance, Larissa Tracy ; Thou shalt have the better cloathe' - Reading Second Skins in Robin Hood and Guy of Gisborne, Renée Ward ; Epilogue - Anthropodermic Bibliopegy in the Early Modern Period, Perry Neil Harrison ; Select Bibliography.

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