The Mark of the Beast: The Medieval Bestiary in Art, Life, and Literature

1st Edition

Debra Hassig

Routledge
Published July 27, 2000
Reference - 252 Pages
ISBN 9780415928946 - CAT# RT2705
Series: Garland Library of Medieval Literature

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Summary

The medieval bestiary was a contribution to didactic religious literature, addressing concerns central to all walks of Christian and secular life. These essays analyze the bestiary from both literary and art historical perspectives, exploring issues including kinship, romance, sex, death, and the afterlife.

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