Chaucer to Shakespeare: Essays in honour of Shinsuke Ando

Chaucer to Shakespeare: Essays in honour of Shinsuke Ando

by Toshiyuki Takamiya
     
 

Professor Shinsuke Ando, of the University of Keio, is among the mostdistinguished scholars of medieval and Renaissance English literature.To celebrate his sixtieth birthday, friends and colleagues fromaround the world have contributed to this collection of essays on topicsof special interest to him, including Chaucer, Gower, Malory, medievalromance, sixteenth-century…  See more details below

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Professor Shinsuke Ando, of the University of Keio, is among the mostdistinguished scholars of medieval and Renaissance English literature.To celebrate his sixtieth birthday, friends and colleagues fromaround the world have contributed to this collection of essays on topicsof special interest to him, including Chaucer, Gower, Malory, medievalromance, sixteenth-century drama, Sidney, and Shakespeare. The Western European and US contributors are: LORD BUTTERFIELD,THWAITE, BREWER, HARDY, KERRIGAN, FICHTE, MROCZKOWSKI, HAAS, AXTON, AHRENS, SPEARING, BURROW, MORSE, BEADLE, BLAKE, WINDEATT. The Japanese contributors are: FUJII, IWASAKI, NOGUCHI, NOJIMA, OIZUMI, TAKADA, TAKAHASHI, TAKAMIYA, UENO, KAWACHI.

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Bears witness to the contribution made by Japanese scholars, and Shinsuke Ando in particular, to English medieval and Renaissance studies. MEDIUM AEVUMSignificant contributions by an excellent group of scholars...an appropriate tribute to Shinsuke Ando, 'a Japanese samuraispirit clad in Western learning'. MLR

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ISBN-13:
9780859913515
Publisher:
Boydell & Brewer, Limited
Publication date:
07/02/1992
Pages:
270
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

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