The Resource An introduction to the Gawain-poet, Ad Putter

An introduction to the Gawain-poet, Ad Putter

Label
An introduction to the Gawain-poet
Title
An introduction to the Gawain-poet
Statement of responsibility
Ad Putter
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Subject
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Language
eng
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DLC
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Putter, Ad
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1972.G353
LC item number
P87 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Gauvain
  • Gawain-Dichter
  • English poetry
  • Christian poetry, English (Middle)
  • Manuscripts, English (Middle)
  • Arthurian romances
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • Knights and knighthood in literature
  • Poets in literature
  • Poésie anglaise
  • Poésie chrétienne anglaise (moyen anglais)
  • Manuscrits anglais (moyen anglais)
  • Cycle d'Arthur
  • Civilisation médiévale dans la littérature
  • Chevaliers dans la littérature
  • Poètes dans la littérature
  • Gawaindichter
  • Einführung
  • Arthurian romances
  • Christian poetry, English (Middle)
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • English poetry
  • Knights and knighthood in literature
  • Manuscripts, English (Middle)
  • Poets in literature
  • England
Label
An introduction to the Gawain-poet, Ad Putter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. The Gawain-poet in context. The poet's reading. The poet's way of reading. The poet in the text: a humble cleric. The poet in the text: a court-poet. Dialect and metre: the Gawain-poet's 'remoteness'. A historical context for alliterative poetry from the north west Midlands -- Ch. 2. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. Romance and realism. Plot-telling and the manipulation of memory. Conclusion -- Ch. 3. Patience. 'Suffraunce' in the Prologue. The Gawain-poet as a reader of the Bible. Dramatic irony in the story of Jonah. God and man. From revelation to trust -- Ch. 4. Pearl. Introduction: Pearl and its problems. Making heaven strange: the description of heaven. Reason and revelation: the debate about heaven. The unkindness of heaven. Patience and protest in the epilogue -- Ch. 5. Cleanness. Uncleanness and the confusion of kinds. Imitating God. The beauty of destruction. Cleanness and knowing one's place. Embodying culture
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 256 pages
Isbn
9780582225749
Lccn
96011182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34244144
  • (OCoLC)ocm34244144
Label
An introduction to the Gawain-poet, Ad Putter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. The Gawain-poet in context. The poet's reading. The poet's way of reading. The poet in the text: a humble cleric. The poet in the text: a court-poet. Dialect and metre: the Gawain-poet's 'remoteness'. A historical context for alliterative poetry from the north west Midlands -- Ch. 2. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. Romance and realism. Plot-telling and the manipulation of memory. Conclusion -- Ch. 3. Patience. 'Suffraunce' in the Prologue. The Gawain-poet as a reader of the Bible. Dramatic irony in the story of Jonah. God and man. From revelation to trust -- Ch. 4. Pearl. Introduction: Pearl and its problems. Making heaven strange: the description of heaven. Reason and revelation: the debate about heaven. The unkindness of heaven. Patience and protest in the epilogue -- Ch. 5. Cleanness. Uncleanness and the confusion of kinds. Imitating God. The beauty of destruction. Cleanness and knowing one's place. Embodying culture
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 256 pages
Isbn
9780582225749
Lccn
96011182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34244144
  • (OCoLC)ocm34244144

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