Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Written By Elisabeth Brewer
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Publsiher : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
  • Release : 11 April 1992
  • ISBN : 0859913597
  • Pages : 184 pages
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Elisabeth Brewer
  • Publisher : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : This anthology of medieval writing provides a context for a deeper understanding of the Gawain-poet's originality and skill....

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : A poetic translation of the classic Arthurian story is an edition in alliterative language and rhyme of the epic confrontation between a young Round Table hero and a green-clad stranger who compels him to meet his destiny at the Green Chapel. 30,000 first printing....

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Michael Smith
  • Publisher : Unbound Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-07-26
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : It is New Year at Camelot and a mysterious green knight appears at King Arthur’s court. Challenging the knights of the Round Table to a Christmas game, he offers his splendid axe as a prize to whoever is brave enough to behead him with just one strike. The condition ...

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Brian Stone
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Total pages : 185
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : The classical medieval poem relating Sir Gawain's romances, his conflict with the Green Knight, and return to the Round Table...

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and the Order of the Garter

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and the Order of the Garter
  • Author : Francis Ingledew
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 307
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : Francis Ingledew's book makes the case that Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, one of the canonical works of medieval English literature, should be recognized as a response to King Edward III's foundation in 1349 of the chivalric Order of the Garter. As well as providing the basis for a thorough ...

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Jessie L. Weston
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-03-05
  • Total pages : 64
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : This interpretation by a distinguished scholar of one of English medieval literature's gems translates Middle English poetry into modern prose for a retelling that both preserves the spirit of the original and makes it accessible to modern readers....

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and French Arthurian Romance

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and French Arthurian Romance
  • Author : Ad Putter
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 279
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : This is an innovative and original exploration of the connections between Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, one of the most well-known works of medieval English literature, and the tradition of French Arthurian romance, best-known through the works of Chretien de Troyes two centuries earlier. The book compares Gawain with ...

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : John Gardner
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2011-10-03
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : The adventures and challenges of Sir Gawain, King Arthur’s nephew and a knight at the Round Table, including his duel with the mysterious Green Knight, are among the oldest and best known of Arthurian stories. Here the distinguished author and poet John Gardner has captured the humor, elegance, and ...

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 97
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : A poetic translation of the classic Arthurian story is an edition in alliterative language and rhyme of the epic confrontation between a young Round Table hero and a green-clad stranger who compels him to meet his destiny at the Green Chapel....

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Simon Armitage
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release Date : 2007-01
  • Total pages : 114
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : Preserved on a single surviving manuscript dating from around 1400, composed by an anonymous master, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight was rediscovered only 200 years ago, and published for the first time in 1839. One of the earliest great stories of English literature, after Beowulf, the poem narrates in crystalline verse the ...

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Anonymous
  • Publisher : Broadview Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-19
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is a masterpiece of medieval English literature and one of the finest Arthurian tales in any language. Though its ingenious plotting and verbal artistry continue to dazzle readers, it is written in a challenging regional dialect and uses many words that were already archaic ...

Sir Gawain and The Green Knight

Sir Gawain and The Green Knight
  • Author : Keith Harrison,Helen Cooper
  • Publisher : Oxford Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2008-09-11
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : Sir Gawain and The Green Knight, with its intricate plot of enchantment and betrayal is probably the most skilfully told story in the whole of the English Arthurian cycle. Originating from the north-west midlands of England, it is based on two separate and very ancient Celtic motifs of the Beheading ...

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2006-08-03
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : Composed during the fourteenth century in the English Midlands, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight describes the events that follow when a mysterious green-coloured knight rides into King Arthur's Camelot in deep mid-winter. The mighty knight presents a challenge to the court: he will allow himself to be struck by ...

The Works of the Gawain Poet

The Works of the Gawain Poet
  • Author : Ad Putter,Myra Stokes
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2014-07-10
  • Total pages : 1040
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : A new volume of the works of the Gawain poet, destined to become the definitive edition for students and scholars. This volume brings together four works of the unknown fourteenth-century poet famous for the Arthurian romance Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, in their original Middle English. In one of ...

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
  • Author : Selina Hastings
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991-06
  • Total pages : 29
  • ISBN : 0859913597
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Summary : Sir Gawain is perhaps the most famous of all the legendary knights of King Arthur's Round Table. In this exciting story, his honour and bravery are put to the test when challenged by the mighty Green Knight....