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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Patience; And Pearl: Verse Translations

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Publisher Comments:

"These translations by Marie Borroff not only are one of the great achievements of the translator's craft but are works of art in their own right."--Lee Patterson, Frederick W. Hilles Professor of English and Chairman of Medieval Studies, Yale University.

Synopsis:

Verse translations of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Patience, and Pearl by Marie Borroff.

Synopsis:

Verse translations of , and by Marie Borroff.

About the Author

Marie Borroff is Sterling Professor of English, Emeritus, at Yale University. Her verse translation of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight was first published in 1967; it appeared together with her translations of Patience and Pearl in 2001. The Gawain-Poet: Complete Works, including her translation of Cleanness and St. Erkenwald, is scheduled for publication in 2010. She is the author of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: A Stylistic and Metrical Study and of Traditions and Renewals: Chaucer, the Gawain-Poet, and Beyond (Yale University Press, 1962, 2003).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393976588
Subtitle:
Verse Translations
Other:
Borroff, Marie
Translator:
Borroff, Marie
Other:
Borroff, Marie
Author:
Borroff, Marie
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
English poetry
Subject:
Romances
Subject:
Gawain
Subject:
Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Subject:
Gawain (Legendary character) -- Romances.
Subject:
English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500.
Subject:
Classics-Medieval and Renaissance General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 193).
Publication Date:
20001221
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
6.84x5.72x.60 in. .59 lbs.

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