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Product Description: In A Manual of the Writings in Middle English, Amis and Amiloun, Robert of Cisyle, and Sir Amadace are classified by Lillian Herlands Hornstein as Legendary Romances of Didactic Intent. Amis, produced in the East Midlands in the late thirteenth century was well known throughout Europe, but according to Edward Foster, the Middle English version is especially lively, entertaining, and perplexing...read more
By Edward E. Foster (editor)

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9781580441254 | 2 edition (Western Michigan Univ Medieval, June 30, 2007), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In A Manual of the Writings in Middle English, Amis and Amiloun, Robert of Cisyle, and Sir Amadace are classified by Lillian Herlands Hornstein as Legendary Romances of Didactic Intent.
9781879288881 | Western Michigan Univ Medieval, April 1, 1997, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In A Manual of the Writings in Middle English, Amis and Amiloun, Robert of Cisyle, and Sir Amadace are classified by Lillian Herlands Hornstein as Legendary Romances of Didactic Intent.

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Product Description: Though our modern understanding of the medieval doctrine of Purgatory is generally shaped by its presentation by Dante in the Divine Comedy, there is a lengthy history of speculation about the nature of such a place of purgation. Through these fourteenth-century Middle English poems, readers can experience something of the controversies that surfaced and resurfaced even after Aquinas had articulated his doctrine of the Communion of Saints...read more

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9781580440820 | Western Michigan Univ Medieval, April 1, 2004, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Though our modern understanding of the medieval doctrine of Purgatory is generally shaped by its presentation by Dante in the Divine Comedy, there is a lengthy history of speculation about the nature of such a place of purgation.

Product Description: The purpose of "Chaucer's Church" is to provide clear, concise and reliable explanations of every term Chaucer uses that has a religious, liturgical, or ecclesiastical meaning. It uses a dictionary format, arranged according to Chaucer's spellings, to make information readily accessible for students, teachers, critics, and the general reader...read more

Hardcover:

9780754606741 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, April 1, 2002, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The purpose of "Chaucer's Church" is to provide clear, concise and reliable explanations of every term Chaucer uses that has a religious, liturgical, or ecclesiastical meaning.

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Product Description: A new interpretation in which Foster (English, Whitman College) synthesizes past critical studies on the 14th-century English writer's entire canon. He highlights the various expressions in the several poems of the interpretation of dreams, the approximation of truth, gentilesse, the limitation of teachers, the tellable truth and the paradigm lost...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780773479722 | Edwin Mellen Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $109.95 | About this edition: A new interpretation in which Foster (English, Whitman College) synthesizes past critical studies on the 14th-century English writer's entire canon.

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Product Description: Professor Benson's edition of the Stanzaic Morte Arthur and the Alliterative Morte Arthure has been long out of print. Benson's edition of these important Middle English poems is here revised and updated by Professor Edward E. Foster, taking into account recent scholarship, to once again be available and accessible to students...read more

Paperback:

9781879288386 | Revised edition (Western Michigan Univ Medieval, November 1, 1994), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Professor Benson's edition of the Stanzaic Morte Arthur and the Alliterative Morte Arthure has been long out of print.

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