Paperback titles released this January to March

It’s easy to keep track of the many paperbacks we now publish across our imprints and subjects: we’ll collect them all here and update the list quarterly. Full descriptions, contents and details of eBook editions are just a click away. If you think a particular title might be suitable for adoption on a course you teach please don’t hesitate to contact us – see full details here. Any queries? Just mail marketing@boydell.co.uk or boydell@boydellusa.net.

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The Medieval Romance of Alexander

by Jehan Wauquelin; Translated by Nigel Bryant
Published by D.S. Brewer
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

Nigel Bryant's is the first translation of an example of the many medieval romances about Alexander, as popular in their day as those about Arthur.

Lost Nationalism

by Elena Vezzadini
Published by James Currey
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

A lively account of the 1924 Revolution in Sudan and the way in which the colonial situation has affected its representation, a case in point in the histories of nationalist anti-colonial movements in Africa and the Middle East.

Brothers and Sisters in Medieval European Literature

by Carolyne Larrington
Published by York Medieval Press
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

A wideranging and groundbreaking investigation of the sibling relationship as shown in European literature, from 500 to 1500.

Revisiting the "Nazi Occult"

Edited by Monica Black and Eric Kurlander
Published by Camden House
Price: £25.00 / $34.95

New collection of essays promising to re-energize the debate on Nazism's occult roots and legacies and thus our understanding of German cultural and intellectual history over the past century.

Italian Guitar Music of the Seventeenth Century

by Lex Eisenhardt
Published by University of Rochester Press
Price: £25.00 / $34.95

One of Europe's foremost experts on early guitar music explores this little known but richly rewarding repertoire.

Religious Men and Masculine Identity in the Middle Ages

Edited by P.H. Cullum and Katherine J. Lewis
Published by Boydell Press
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

Essays offering new approaches to the changing forms of medieval religious masculinity.

Representing Beasts in Early Medieval England and Scandinavia

Edited by Michael D.J. Bintley and Thomas J.T. Williams
Published by Boydell Press
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

Essays on the depiction of animals, birds and insects in early medieval material culture, from texts to carvings to the landscape itself.

Doctrina pueril

by Ramon Llull; Translated by John Dagenais
Published by Tamesis
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

An unforgettable introduction to the medieval world and its culture for the modern reader. Published in association with Editorial Barcino.

The Divine Office in Anglo-Saxon England, 597-c.1000

by Jesse Billett
Published by Henry Bradhsaw Society
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

First full-scale survey and examination of liturgical practice and its fundamental changes over four centuries.

Nonconformist Writing in Nazi Germany

by John Klapper
Published by Camden House
Price: £25.00 / $34.95

An innovative, critical, historically informed, yet accessible reassessment of writers who remained in Nazi Germany and Austria yet expressed nonconformity - even dissent - through their fiction.

Inscription and Rebellion

by Sonja E. Klocke
Published by Camden House
Price: £19.99 / $29.95

Employs research on the GDR's healthcare system along with feminist and queer theory to get at socialism's legacy, revealing a specifically East German literary convention: employment of "symptomatic female bodies" to either enforce or rebel against political and social norms.

Anchoritic Traditions of Medieval Europe

Edited by Liz Herbert McAvoy
Published by Boydell Press
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

An examination of the growth and different varieties of anchoritism throughout medieval Europe.

Urban Bodies: Communal Health in Late Medieval English Towns and Cities

by Carole Rawcliffe
Published by Boydell Press
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

The idea of English medieval towns and cities as filthy, muddy and insanitary is here overturned in a pioneering new study.

Castration and Culture in the Middle Ages

Edited by Larissa Tracy
Published by D.S. Brewer
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

Essays exploring medieval castration, as reflected in archaeology, law, historical record, and literary motifs.

Seasons in the Literatures of the Medieval North

by Paul S. Langeslag
Published by D.S. Brewer
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

A fresh examination of how the seasons are depicted in medieval literature.

Creed & Grievance

Edited by Abdul Raufu Mustapha and David Ehrhardt
Published by James Currey
Price: £19.99 / $25.95

Analyses the complexities of Christian-Muslim conflict that threatens the fragile democracy of Nigeria, and the implications for global peace and security.

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