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A companion to the Gawain-poet

Brewer, Derek and Gibson, Jonathan eds. (1997). A companion to the Gawain-poet. Arthurian Studies, 38. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer.

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Abstract

A collection of introductory essays on the fourteenth-century poems in the 'Gawain-Poet' manuscript (British Library MS Cotton Nero A.x): Pearl, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Cleanness and Patience. Topics include authorship, the manuscript, theology, armour, hunting, jewels, gender, historical contexts, source material, allegory and film adaptations.

Item Type: Edited Book
Copyright Holders: 1997 The Contributors
ISBN: 0-85991-433-X, 978-0-85991-433-8
Keywords: alliterative poetry; Pearl; Sir Gawain and the Green Knight; Cleanness; Patience
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities > English & Creative Writing
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Research Group: History of Books and Reading (HOBAR)
Item ID: 36890
Depositing User: Jonathan Gibson
Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2013 10:49
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:44
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/36890
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