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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Library Edition
By Simon Armitage (trans)
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Publisher Findaway World Llc
Publication date February 15, 2008
Edition Unabridged
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781605146065
ISBN-10 1605146064
Original list price $59.99
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"Compulsively readable. ... Simon Armitage has given us an energetic, free-flowing, high-spirited version."―Edward Hirsch, New York Times Book Review

One of the earliest great stories of English literature after ?Beowulf?, ?Sir Gawain? is the strange tale of a green knight on a green horse, who rudely interrupts King Arthur's Round Table festivities one Yuletide, challenging the knights to a wager. Simon Armitrage, one of Britain's leading poets, has produced an inventive and groundbreaking translation that "[helps] liberate ?Gawain ?from academia" (?Sunday Telegraph?). 2 illustrations

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