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Erec and Enide; Cliges; Lancelot; Yvain; Perceval

An idyllically happy marriage in which a husband is so involved that he neglects his duties as a knight; love endangered by a husband who is more interested in athletic chivalry than his wife; timorous young love ; and adulterous passion –together these stories offer the most complete expression of French chivalry and of courtly love.

chretien de Troyes did not invent the Arthurian legend: he gave it sophisticated literary form, establishing it as major branch of European literature. Without chretien we might today scarcely have heard of King Arthur and his brave company.

The most comprehensive paperback edition available, with introduction , notes and glossary

Synopsis:

Part of the "Everyman" series which has been re-set with wide margins for notes and easy-to-read type. Each title includes a themed introduction by leading authorities on the subject, life-and-times chronology of the author, text summaries, annotated reading lists and selected criticism and notes.

Synopsis:

An idyllically happy marriage in which a husband is so involved that he neglects his duties as a knight; love endangered by husband who is more interested in athletic chivalry than his wife; timorous young love; and adulterous passion--together these stories offer the most complete expression we possess from a single author of the ideals of French chivalry and of courtly love.

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Table of Contents

Erec and Enide — Cligâes — Lancelot — Yvain — Perceval.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780460873895
Editor:
Owen, D. D.
Author:
De Troyes, Chretien
Author:
de Troyes, Chretien
Author:
Chretien de Troyes
Author:
Owen, D. D. R.
Author:
Owen, D. D.
Publisher:
Everyman Paperback Classics
Location:
London :
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Medieval
Subject:
Collections and anthologies
Subject:
Arthurian romances
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
19931031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
560
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5 in 15 oz

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Product details 560 pages Tuttle Publishing - English 9780460873895 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Part of the "Everyman" series which has been re-set with wide margins for notes and easy-to-read type. Each title includes a themed introduction by leading authorities on the subject, life-and-times chronology of the author, text summaries, annotated reading lists and selected criticism and notes.
"Synopsis" by , An idyllically happy marriage in which a husband is so involved that he neglects his duties as a knight; love endangered by husband who is more interested in athletic chivalry than his wife; timorous young love; and adulterous passion--together these stories offer the most complete expression we possess from a single author of the ideals of French chivalry and of courtly love.
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