Tales of the Quest

Tales of the Quest

Author: Katherine Woodbury

Publisher: Peaks Island Press

ISBN: 9781370145553

Category: Fiction

Page: 150

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Ah, the Quest! The sight of chivalric knights setting forth on heroic tasks to win the hand of the fair princess stirs any heart. This fourth installment in the Roesia Chronicles explores the dark and violent beginnings of the Quest up to its pragmatic and often humorous present. Amidst all the game playing, will true love and genuine respect still triumph? Therein lies quite the tale.
Tales of the Quest
Language: en
Pages: 150
Authors: Katherine Woodbury
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-28 - Publisher: Peaks Island Press

Ah, the Quest! The sight of chivalric knights setting forth on heroic tasks to win the hand of the fair princess stirs any heart. This fourth installment in the Roesia Chronicles explores the dark and violent beginnings of the Quest up to its pragmatic and often humorous present. Amidst all
The Quest for Anonymity
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Henry Alley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: University of Delaware Press

As Alley shows, no other subject in Eliot branches out so largely, so as to embrace all her artistic concerns, including her vision of her own biography and her need to adopt her pen name. Alley also demonstrates that for Eliot, the transcendent capacity to be unidentified creates a flexibility
The Quest of the Hermeneutical Jesus
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Robert B. Stewart
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: University Press of America

The Quest of the Hermeneutical Jesus is a study in how reading documents referring to Jesus influences conclusions as to who Jesus was as a figure in history. In this book, author Robert B. Stewart leads his readers through the projects of two of the most important and influential scholars
Kierkegaard and the Quest for Unambiguous Life
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: George Pattison
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-10 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This book looks at Kierkegaard with a fresh perspective shaped by the history of ideas, framed by the terms romanticism and modernism. 'Modernism' here refers to the kind of intellectual and literary modernism associated with Georg Brandes, and such later nineteenth and early twentieth century figures as J. P. Jacobsen,
God, the Quest, the Hero
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: Laura Inez Deavenport Barge
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: University of North Carolina Press

In her exploration of the quest for God in Beckett's fiction, Barge discloses a powerful substratum of thematic and narrative movements underlying the rhetoric of Beckett's texts. By studying examples of myth-making structures in representative selections of the fiction, she reveals their profundity and centrality to the whole of Beckett's