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The Olde Daunce: Love, Friendship, Sex, and Marriage in the Medieval World
In this volume a variety of perspectives reevaluate the nature of friendship, desire, and the olde daunce of love in the Middle Ages. Challenging earlier scholarly notions about medieval marriage, this book suggests and explores the legitimacy of marital friendship, affection, and mutuality. The authors explore the relationship of medieval love to companionship, equality, ...more
Hardcover, 311 pages
Published January 24th 1991 by State University of New York Press
(first published 1991)
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