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Creator:
Mittman, Asa Simon, 1976-
Title(s):

Maps and monsters in medieval England / Asa Simon Mittman.

Published/Created:
New York : Routledge, 2006.
Physical Description:
xix, 264 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
GA221 .M58 2006 (LC)
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Related Content:
Table of contents
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-260) and index.
Subject Terms:
Early maps.
England -- Civilization -- 1066-1485.
Geography, Medieval -- Maps.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval.
Monsters in art.
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  • Mythical origins
  • Mapping identity
  • The monsters on the edge
  • The reality and persistence of monsters
  • Containment and consumption
  • Monstrous sin and salvation
  • Monstrous nature
  • The monster within
  • Saints in the margins
  • Conclusion: Dwellings in the monster.