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Here is the fascinating mirror of an age that was cruel and charitable, violent and courtly, bawdy and devout. Chronicle, burlesque, ballad, fable, debate, lyric, legend, lore, and drama follow one another in rich variety--"huge cloudy symbols of a high romance." In this comprehensive collection, editor Thomas J. Garbaty makes accessible to readers the landmarks of English ...more
Paperback, 974 pages
Published May 1st 1997 by Waveland Pr Inc (first published January 1st 1984)
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May 30, 2009 Laura the Highland Hussy rated it it was amazing
Also, an anthology I read for Middle English at UNLV. Love it. Arthurian legends are a favorite of mine.
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Found it at the used bookstore, great find for a nerd like me, love to see things we didn't get in the survey courses. (And they stopped offering medieval lit at my college before I could take it!)
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