The Resource Middle English romances : authoritative texts, sources and backgrounds, criticism, selected and edited by Stephen H.A. Shepherd

Middle English romances : authoritative texts, sources and backgrounds, criticism, selected and edited by Stephen H.A. Shepherd

Label
Middle English romances : authoritative texts, sources and backgrounds, criticism
Title
Middle English romances
Title remainder
authoritative texts, sources and backgrounds, criticism
Statement of responsibility
selected and edited by Stephen H.A. Shepherd
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • enm
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Contains the authoritative text to a collection of middle English poetry, the seven romances, and includes comparative readings, and four essays of criticism
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR321
LC item number
.M45 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shepherd, Stephen H. A
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Arthurian romances
  • Romances, English
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • Arthurian romances
  • Romances, English
  • Anthologie
  • Versroman
  • Arthurian romances
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • English literature
  • Romances, English
  • Mittelenglisch
Label
Middle English romances : authoritative texts, sources and backgrounds, criticism, selected and edited by Stephen H.A. Shepherd
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Reading Middle English -- Middle English romances -- Nurture and correction: Havelock ; Ywain and Gawain -- Trial and ordeal: Sir Orfeo ; Sir Launfal -- Challenges to the Round Table: The awntyrs off Arthure at the terne Wathelyne ; The weddyng of Syr Gawen and Dame Ragnell for helpying Kyng Arthoure -- Holy war: The sege off Melayne -- Sources and backgrounds -- Havelock: From L'Estoire des Engleis / Geffrei Gaimar -- Ywain and Gawain: From Yvain / Chrétien de Troyes -- Sir Orfeo: From King Alfred's translation of The consolation of philosophy / Boethius -- Sir Launfal: Sir Landevale -- The awntyrs off Arthure at the terne Wathelyne: The Trental of St. Gregory ; Two Exempla from the Gesta Romanorum -- The weddyng of Syr Gawen and Dame Ragnell for helpyng of Kyng Arthoure: The marriage of Sir Gawaine -- The sege off Melayne: Capystranus -- Criticism -- The knight sets forth / Erich Auerbach -- Definitions of Middle English romance / John Finlayson -- Improvisation in the Middle English romance / Albert C. Baugh -- The audience of the romances / Gisela Guddat-Figge
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 514 pages
Isbn
9780393966077
Lccn
94036710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31207290
  • (OCoLC)ocm31207290
Label
Middle English romances : authoritative texts, sources and backgrounds, criticism, selected and edited by Stephen H.A. Shepherd
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Reading Middle English -- Middle English romances -- Nurture and correction: Havelock ; Ywain and Gawain -- Trial and ordeal: Sir Orfeo ; Sir Launfal -- Challenges to the Round Table: The awntyrs off Arthure at the terne Wathelyne ; The weddyng of Syr Gawen and Dame Ragnell for helpying Kyng Arthoure -- Holy war: The sege off Melayne -- Sources and backgrounds -- Havelock: From L'Estoire des Engleis / Geffrei Gaimar -- Ywain and Gawain: From Yvain / Chrétien de Troyes -- Sir Orfeo: From King Alfred's translation of The consolation of philosophy / Boethius -- Sir Launfal: Sir Landevale -- The awntyrs off Arthure at the terne Wathelyne: The Trental of St. Gregory ; Two Exempla from the Gesta Romanorum -- The weddyng of Syr Gawen and Dame Ragnell for helpyng of Kyng Arthoure: The marriage of Sir Gawaine -- The sege off Melayne: Capystranus -- Criticism -- The knight sets forth / Erich Auerbach -- Definitions of Middle English romance / John Finlayson -- Improvisation in the Middle English romance / Albert C. Baugh -- The audience of the romances / Gisela Guddat-Figge
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 514 pages
Isbn
9780393966077
Lccn
94036710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31207290
  • (OCoLC)ocm31207290

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