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The Gawain-poet

an annotated bibliography, 1839-1977

by Malcolm Andrew

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • West Midlands
    • Subjects:
    • Pearl (Middle English poem) -- Bibliography,
    • Purity (Middle English poem) -- Bibliography,
    • Patience (Middle English poem) -- Bibliography,
    • Gawain and the Grene Knight -- Bibliography,
    • English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Bibliography,
    • Manuscripts, English (Middle) -- England -- West Midlands -- Bibliography,
    • Gawain (Legendary character) -- Romances -- Bibliography,
    • Knights and knighthood in literature -- Bibliography,
    • Arthurian romances -- Bibliography,
    • Romances, English -- Bibliography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementMalcolm Andrew.
      SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ; v. 129
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ2014.P7 A55, PR1972.G35 A55
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 256 p. ;
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4748693M
      ISBN 100824098153
      LC Control Number78068243

      Pearl, believed to have been written by the author of the Pagano-Christian beheading tale, Gawain and the Green Knight, enters the vision of a grieving father at his daughter's graveside that carries him with us into the spirit world in which she finds her dwelling place now, a pure unspotted girl, her father's pride, now a Pearl of great price and her Saviour's bride. Get this from a library! The Gawain-poet. [J A Burrow] -- "The book treats separately all four poems: Pearl, Cleanness, Patience and Sir Gawain. There are also chapters on: the history of the poems and their rediscovery; alliterative verse; and what little.

        Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Translated by Simon Armitage (Faber, £) A couple of years ago, I recommended in this column a new translation, for Penguin Classics, of . Book Description: This book treats separately all four poems:Pearl, Cleanness, PatienceandSir Gawain. There are also chapters on: the history of the poems and their rediscovery; alliterative verse; and what little is known about the author. The main emphasis falls on interpretation, and on such explanations as a modern reader may require.

      The anonymous poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is considered one of the masterpieces of Middle English literature. It was composed in the West Midlands region of Britain at the end of the 14th century, but was copied out at the beginning of the 15th. The poem only survives in this single manuscript at the British Library – Cotton MS Nero A X. Wikipedia - The Gawain Poet. Wikipedia Book - Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. M4B Audiobook (72MB) Download cover art Download CD case insert. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. THE GAWAIN POET (-), translated by Jessie Laidlay WESTON ( - ).


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The Gawain-poet by Malcolm Andrew Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Gawain-Poet: Complete Works, including her translations of Patience, Pearl, Cleanness, and St. Erkenwald, was published in She is the author of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: A Stylistic and Metrical Study and Traditions and Renewals: Chaucer, the Gawain-Poet, and Beyond (Yale University Press,).5/5(5).

The Gawain-Poet: A Critical Study. A study of the four great Middle English poems, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, Patience and Purity, which are in the same manuscript and are usually attributed to the same anonymous poet/5(4).

The Gawain-Poet: Complete Works, including her translations of Patience, Pearl, Cleanness, and St. Erkenwald, was published in She is the author of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: A Stylistic and Metrical Study and Traditions and Renewals: Chaucer, the Gawain-Poet, and Beyond (Yale University Press,).Brand: Norton, W.

& Company, Inc. The Gawain Poet book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book treats separately all four poems: Pearl, Cleanness, Patience and 3/5(2).

About The Works of the Gawain Poet A comprehensive and accessible volume of some of the best-loved medieval literature in its original Middle English 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.

The following winter Gawain sets out to find the Knight in the wild Northern lands and to keep his side of the bargain. One of the great masterpieces of Middle English poetry, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight magically combines elements of fairy tale and heroic sagas with the pageantry, chivalry and courtly love of medieval Romance/5().

Generally accepted as The Gawain-poet book the work of a single author, alternately known as the Pearl- or the Gawain-poet, these fourteenth-century poems are bound together in British Museum Cotton Nero A.x.

Readers of the poems rarely fail to admire their descriptive art - the minutely detailed and precisely visualized depictions of costume, landscape, interior furnishings, or storms at sea.

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is a chivalric romance that was written anonymously and first published in the late 14th century. Read a Plot Overview of the entire.

The Gawain-Poet: A Critical Study. A study of the four great Middle English poems, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, Patience and Purity, which are in the same manuscript and are usually attributed to the same anonymous poet. The essays collected here on the Gawain-Poet offer stimulating introductions to Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, Cleanness and Patience, providing both information and original analysis.

Topics include theories of authorship; the historical and social background to the poems, with individual sections on particularly important features within them; gender roles in the poems; the manuscript itself; the 5/5(1).

Throughout the works, the Gawain poet shows an amazing range of knowledge. He throws in details relating to everything from jewelry making to hunting, dressing game (which unfortunately doesn't mean playing dress-up with cute little animals), and seamanship. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. This is a fine example of a courtly romance.

This book treats separately all four poems: Pearl, Cleanness, Patience and Sir Gawain. There are also chapters on: the history of the poems and their rediscovery; alliterative verse; and what little is known about the author. The main emphasis falls on interpretation, and on such Pages:   "An impressive and challenging survey of the five poems attributed to the poet known as the presents the principal critical issues in Gawain, Pearl, Cleanness, Patience, and St.

Erkenwald, with special attention to the poems' relation to contemporary political and social events."--J. Stephen Russell, Hofstra University In An Introduction to the Gawain Poet, John Bowers.

The “Gawain Poet” (also the “Pearl Poet”) is the name commonly given to the presumed single author of four Middle English poems uniquely preserved in London, British Library MS Cotton Nero A.x.

(art. 3), a small illustrated parchment manuscript of about Pearl, Cleanness, Patience, and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. It is hoped that this work will contribute to the study of the Gawain-poet in that it will facilitate studies of the whole poet, in addition to those of his individual works, will provide a basis for comparative study, and will aid in an evaluation of the poet’s development.

The book. God and the Gawain-Poet Book Description: Pearl, Cleanness, Patience and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight are accomplished examples of four different literary genres and represent some of the finest poetry in Middle English.

The Gawain-Poet: Complete Works Marie Borroff. Norton & Company. October ISBN: This book presents the five poems that make up the entire literary legacy of the anonymous late-medieval poet best known as the author of “Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.” The translations open a window on a world of knightly.

Book Description: A study of the four great Middle English poems, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, Patience and Purity, which are in the same manuscript and are attributed to the same anonymous poet. After a general chapter devoted to the poet and his background, Mr Spearing turns to the Edition: First Edition.

THE GAWAIN POET (-), translated by Sophie JEWETT ( - ) Written in the 14th century by the Gawain poet, 'Pearl' is an elegiac poem reflecting on the death of. Gawayne and the Green Knight by The Gawain Poet (-) Canto I - The Green Knight Canto II - Elfinhart Canto III - Gawayne C. Complete Works of the Gawain Poet: Modern English Version by John Gardner and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This book is an introduction to the Gawain-poet's four surviving works: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Patience, Pearl, and purpose is to make all four poems accessible to students by setting the poet and his works in their relevant historical and cultural context, and, above all, by developing some lines of critical argument that, I think, bring out the best in the Gawain-poet.Biography of the Poet Extremely little is known about the origins of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

The poem survived the Middle Ages in a single manuscript that was preserved because it fell into the hands of a book collector, Sir Robert Cotton, whose collections were later donated to the British Museum.