The Sow Salaura and Her Relatives in Medieval Literature and Art
in Gabriel Bianciotto & Michel Salvat, ed., Épopée Animale, Fable, Fabliau: Actes du IVe Colloque de la Société Internationale Renardienne, Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1984, 509-524
A discussion of the Ysengrim episode where the wolf is killed by the sow Salaura, with reference to apocalyptic imagery and symbols. Also discussed is the significance of number, particularly the number 11, in the story. Illustrations.
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