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Product Description: Wace's three hagiographical works, the Conception Nostre Dame and the Lives of St Margaret and St Nicholas, are brought together here for the first time in a volume containing the original texts, the first translations into English, notes and substantial introductions.
By Jean Blacker (trans), Glyn S. Burgess (trans) and Amy V. Ogden (trans)

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9789004247055 | Brill Academic Pub, June 7, 2013, cover price $182.00 | About this edition: Wace's three hagiographical works, the Conception Nostre Dame and the Lives of St Margaret and St Nicholas, are brought together here for the first time in a volume containing the original texts, the first translations into English, notes and substantial introductions.

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Product Description: The Old French lay of Mantel belongs to the group of anonymous lays that were composed in the late twelfth or thirteenth century. These short narratives vary in tone and usually deal with some aspect of love, usually in an aristocratic, courtly setting...read more
By Leslie C. Brook (editor) and Glyn S. Burgess (editor)

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9781843843382 | Ds Brewer, February 21, 2013, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The Old French lay of Mantel belongs to the group of anonymous lays that were composed in the late twelfth or thirteenth century.

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Product Description: This major reference work is the fourth volume in the series Arthurian Literature in the Middle Ages. Principally focused on the production, dissemination, and evolution of Arthurian material from the twelfth to fifth centuries, this volume covers writing in both verse and prose, and addresses such classics as the Tristan legend, the Vulgate Cycle, and the Grail Continuations...read more
By Glyn S. Burgess (editor) and Karen Pratt (editor)

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9780708319642 | 1 edition (Univ of Wales Pr, October 15, 2006), cover price $99.95 | About this edition: This major reference work is the fourth volume in the series Arthurian Literature in the Middle Ages.

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9780708321966 | Univ of Wales Pr, June 15, 2009, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This major reference work is the fourth volume in the series Arthurian Literature in the Middle Ages.

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Product Description: This is the fourth volume of Marie de France Bibliography, following on from the original volume (1977) and the two Supplements (1986, 1997). Each volume provides full details of editions and translations of the three works normally attributed to Marie de France (the Lais, the Fables and the Espurgatoire seint Patriz), plus alphabetically arranged lists of books and articles, each accompanied by a substantial summary, and information on theses and dissertations...read more

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9781855661547 | Tamesis Books Ltd, May 20, 2007, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This is the fourth volume of Marie de France Bibliography, following on from the original volume (1977) and the two Supplements (1986, 1997).

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Product Description: The lay was a flourishing genre in the French courts of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, related to romance rather as the modern short story is to the novel. Its most famous exponent is arguably Marie de France, but in addition to her twelve lays, a number of others, mainly anonymous, have also come down to us, usually referred to as Breton lays or simply as narrative lays...read more
By Leslie C. Brook (editor), Glyn S. Burgess (editor) and Amanda Hopkins (collaborator)

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9781843841180 | Ds Brewer, April 19, 2007, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The lay was a flourishing genre in the French courts of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, related to romance rather as the modern short story is to the novel.

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Product Description: "The Brendan Legend: Texts and Versions" deals with the vast textual tradition relating to the Irish Saint Brendan, known as 'The Navigator'. Stories about Brendan have been popular in the whole of Western Europe, from the seventh to the twentieth century...read more
By Glyn S. Burgess (editor) and Clara Strijbosch (editor)

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9789004152472 | Brill Academic Pub, July 30, 2006, cover price $166.00 | About this edition: "The Brendan Legend: Texts and Versions" deals with the vast textual tradition relating to the Irish Saint Brendan, known as 'The Navigator'.

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Product Description: In recent years Brendan's voyage has become increasingly popular as a topic of interest, not only in medieval studies, but also within the history of travel literature in general. One of the legend's charms is that it can be read in a number of ways: as a thinly disguised account of Irish travels and discoveries in the Atlantic, as a seafaring story in the fashion of the Irish immrama (literally 'rowings out'), or as an allegorical tale of Man's journey through life...read more
By W. R. J. Barron (editor) and Glyn S. Burgess (editor)

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9780859897556 | Liverpool Univ Pr, May 5, 2005, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: In recent years Brendan's voyage has become increasingly popular as a topic of interest, not only in medieval studies, but also within the history of travel literature in general.

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Product Description: Wace's Roman de Rou relates the origins of Normandy from the time of Rollo (Rou) to the battle of Tinchebray. It was commissioned by Henry II as a way of both celebrating the Norman past and justifying the right of Norman rulers to the throne of England: the accounts it gives of the early life of William the Conqueror and of the battle of Hastings, which occupy a substantial portion of the work, make it a valuable historical document as well as an important work of literature...read more

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9781843830078 | Boydell Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Wace's Roman de Rou relates the origins of Normandy from the time of Rollo (Rou) to the battle of Tinchebray.

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Product Description: In recent years Brendan's voyage has become increasingly popular as a topic of interest, not only in medieval studies, but also within the history of travel literature in general. One of the legend's charms is that it can be read in a number of ways: as a thinly disguised account of Irish travels and discoveries in the Atlantic, as a seafaring story in the fashion of the Irish immrama (literally 'rowings out'), or as an allegorical tale of Man's journey through life...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By W. R. J. Barron (editor) and Glyn S. Burgess (editor)

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9780859896566 | Liverpool Univ Pr, January 1, 2002, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: In recent years Brendan's voyage has become increasingly popular as a topic of interest, not only in medieval studies, but also within the history of travel literature in general.

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Product Description: Best known through the seafaring tale Navigatio sancti Brendani, St. Brendan still figures high on the list of possible discoverers of America. This book presents the surviving Brendan texts and the scholarly work inspired by the real and the legendary St...read more

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9781874045861 | Royal Irish Academy, January 1, 2000, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Best known through the seafaring tale Navigatio sancti Brendani, St.

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Product Description: Marie de France (fl. late twelfth century) is the earliest known French woman poet and her lais - stories in verse based on Breton tales of chivalry and romance - are among the finest of the genre. Recounting the trials and tribulations of lovers, the lais inhabit a powerfully realized world where very real human protagonists act out their lives against fairy-tale elements of magical beings, potions and beasts...read more
By Glyn S. Burgess (trans) and Keith Busby (trans)

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9780140447590 | 2 edition (Penguin Classics, June 1, 1999), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Marie de France (fl.

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Product Description: Eustace the Monk and Fouke Fitz Waryn belong in the great tradition of medieval outlaws, and aspects of their lives, part-fact, part-fiction, find a reflection in the life of that most famous of all outlaws, Robin Hood. Glyn Burgess puts into modern English the two romances of the thirteenth century which relate their deeds, Li Romans de Witasse le Moine and Fouke le Fitz Waryn...read more

Hardcover:

9780859914383 | Ds Brewer, June 1, 1997, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Eustace the Monk and Fouke Fitz Waryn belong in the great tradition of medieval outlaws, and aspects of their lives - part fact, part fiction - find a reflection in the life of that most famous of all outlaws, Robin Hood.

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9781843841876 | Ds Brewer, April 23, 2009, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Eustace the Monk and Fouke Fitz Waryn belong in the great tradition of medieval outlaws, and aspects of their lives, part-fact, part-fiction, find a reflection in the life of that most famous of all outlaws, Robin Hood.

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Product Description: This study edition contains both the translated texts of the "Life of Saint Catherine" and the "Life of Saint Lawrence" and commentaries upon them. The "Life and Saint Catherine" is an Anglo-Norman narrative by Clemence of Barking, one of the first women writing in Britain after the Norman Conquest...read more
By Glyn S. Burgess (trans), Clemence (editor) and Jocelyn Wogan-Browne (trans)

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9780460875806 | Everymans Library, May 1, 1996, cover price $6.50 | About this edition: This study edition contains both the translated texts of the "Life of Saint Catherine" and the "Life of Saint Lawrence" and commentaries upon them.

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Product Description: This volume presents an analytical bibliography of twenty narrative lays written in French in the late twelfth or early thirteenth centuries — Aristote, Conseil, Cor, Desiré, Doon, Espervier, Espine, Graelent, Guingamor, Haveloc, Ignaure, Lecheor, Mantel, Melion, Nabaret, Oiselet, Ombre, Trot, Tydorel and Tyolet —seeking to provide a complete list of the editions, translations, and substantial studies which have been devoted to them over the years...read more

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9780859914789 | Ds Brewer, October 1, 1995, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This volume presents an analytical bibliography of twenty narrative lays written in French in the late twelfth or early thirteenth centuries — Aristote, Conseil, Cor, Desiré, Doon, Espervier, Espine, Graelent, Guingamor, Haveloc, Ignaure, Lecheor, Mantel, Melion, Nabaret, Oiselet, Ombre, Trot, Tydorel and Tyolet —seeking to provide a complete list of the editions, translations, and substantial studies which have been devoted to them over the years.

Product Description: Book by Burgess, Glyn S., Marie, De France

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9780820309484 | Univ of Georgia Pr, November 1, 1987, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Book by Burgess, Glyn S.

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Product Description: 42 papers on all aspects of court-orientated culture, ranging from the period of the earliest troubadour, William of Poitiers, in the twelfth century, to the Renaissance and beyond.

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9780859911764 | Ds Brewer, April 1, 1985, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: 42 papers on all aspects of court-orientated culture, ranging from the period of the earliest troubadour, William of Poitiers, in the twelfth century, to the Renaissance and beyond.

Product Description: The International Courtly Literature Society was founded in 1973 to foster the study of all aspects of courtly literature - an interest not limited to European medievalists, although they provide one of the society's main focuses...read more
By Glyn S. Burgess (editor)

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9780905205069 | Francis Cairns, December 1, 1981, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The International Courtly Literature Society was founded in 1973 to foster the study of all aspects of courtly literature - an interest not limited to European medievalists, although they provide one of the society's main focuses.

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