People and Texts
Relationships in Medieval Literature.
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|Format: ||Paperback / softback, 220 pages|
|Other Information: ||Illustrations, 1 port.|
|Published In: ||Netherlands, 01 December 2007|
Relationships between people and texts form the focus of the studies collected in this book. It was presented to Erik Kooper in recognition of his lifelong efforts to bring together people from universities worldwide. It will be of special interest to scholars and students of Arthurian and Middle English literature, codicologists, scholars interested in medieval Latin sermons and the Gesta Herewardi, in medieval drama and in texts in Middle English, among them Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Wynnere and Wastoure, Sir Eglamour, the Tale of Gamelyn, a nd, in Scots, the metrical chronicle of William Stewart. Articles on early twentieth-century Chaucerian scholarship and on many of the Old French Arthurian romances as well as the writings of Wace and Benoit de Sainte-Maure are also included. Contributors are Bart Besamusca, Frank Brandsma, Rolf H. Bremmer, Jr., Keith Busby, D.J. Curnow and Ad Putter, Juliette Dor, Frans N.M. Diekstra, Karen Hodder and John Scattergood, Geert van Iersel, Douglas Kelly, Edward Donald Kennedy, Jane Roberts, Elsa Strietman and Thea Summerfield.
Table of Contents
Abbreviations Illustrations Preface Bart BESAMUSCA: The Human Condition, Friendship and Love: The Epic of Gilgamesh and Medieval Arthurian Romance Frank BRANDSMA: Kin: Hector and Lancelot in Part 3 of the Prose Lancelot Rolf H. BREMMER, Jr.: The Gesta Herewardi. Transforming an Anglo-Saxon into an Englishman Keith BUSBY: Erec, le Fiz Lac (British Library, Harley 4971) D.J. CURNOW and Ad PUTTER: Textual and Familial Relationships. The Place of the Michigan Fragment in the Evolution of Sir Eglamour Frans N.M. DIEKSTRA: Robert de Sorbon on Men, Women and Marriage. The Testimony of his De Matrimonio and Other Works Juliette DOR: Caroline Spurgeon and her Relationship to Chaucer. The Text of her Viva Presentation at the Sorbonne Karen HODDER and John SCATTERGOOD: Wynnere and Wastoure 407-414 and Le Roman de la Rose 8813-8854 Geert van IERSEL: The Twenty-Five Ploughs of Sir John: The Tale of Gamelyn and the Implications of Acreage Douglas KELLY: The Trojans in the Writings of Wace and Benoit de Sainte Maure Edward Donald KENNEDY: Gawain's Family and Friends. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and Its Allusions to French Prose Romances Jane ROBERTS: A Lancashire Lease Elsa STRIETMAN: All human life is here: Relationships in Het Spel van Sinnen van Lazarus Doot Thea SUMMERFIELD: Teaching a Young King about History. William Stewart's Metrical Chronicle and King James V of Scotland Select Bibliography of the Writings of Erik Kooper
About the Author
Contributors are Bart Besamusca, Frank Brandsma, Rolf H. Bremmer, Jr., Keith Busby, D.J. Curnow and Ad Putter, Juliette Dor, Frans N.M. Diekstra, Karen Hodder and John Scattergood, Geert van Iersel, Douglas Kelly, Edward Donald Kennedy, Jane Roberts, Elsa Strietman and Thea Summerfield.
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