Three Middle English Charlemagne Romances / Edition 1

Three Middle English Charlemagne Romances / Edition 1

by Alan Lupack
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0918720443

ISBN-13: 9780918720443

Pub. Date: 01/01/1991

Publisher: Medieval Institute Publications

This volume serves as an excellent introduction to the tradition of romances dealing with the matter of France-that is, Charlemagne and his Twelve Peers. Of the three groups of English Charlemagne romances, the Ferumbras group, the Otuel group, and detached romances, the editor has selected one of each: The Sultan of Babylon, The Siege of Milan, and The Tale of

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This volume serves as an excellent introduction to the tradition of romances dealing with the matter of France-that is, Charlemagne and his Twelve Peers. Of the three groups of English Charlemagne romances, the Ferumbras group, the Otuel group, and detached romances, the editor has selected one of each: The Sultan of Babylon, The Siege of Milan, and The Tale of Ralph the Collier. This is a valuable introduction to Charlemagne romances and is accessible to beginners in Middle English because of contextualizing introductions and glosses for each text, as well as a helpful glossary.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780918720443
Publisher:
Medieval Institute Publications
Publication date:
01/01/1991
Series:
TEAMS Middle English Texts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
215

Table of Contents

The Sultan of Babylon The Siege of Milan The Tale of Ralph the Collier Glossary

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