9780393976588

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Patience, and Pearl

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    9780393976588

  • ISBN10:

    0393976580

  • Edition: 00
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/1/2000
  • Publisher: W W NORTON
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Summary

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

Table of Contents

Note vii
Acknowledgments ix
General Introduction xi
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
1(78)
Introduction
3(12)
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
15(60)
Notes
75(4)
Patience
79(30)
Introduction
81(10)
Patience
91(12)
Notes
103(2)
Biblical Sources
105(4)
Pearl
109(57)
Introduction
111(14)
Pearl
125(36)
Notes
161(2)
Biblical Sources
163(3)
The Metrical Forms
166(27)
Suggestions for Further Reading 193

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