E. Talbot Donaldson's translation of William Langland's iconoclastic masterpiece has been selected for this Norton Critical Edition because of its skilful emulation of the original poem's distinct alliterative verse. Selections of the authoritative Middle English text are also included for comparative analysis. Featuring in the sources and backgrounds section is a collection of contemporary religious and historical documents pertaining to the poem. Twenty critical essays by leading scholars of Mediaeval literature are collected. A glossary and selected bibliography are also included.
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|Antall sider||672||Dimensjoner||18,1cm x 23,2cm x 2,2cm|
|Vekt||584 gram||Leverandør||Bertram Trading Ltd|
|Andre medvirkende||Elizabeth Robertson, Stephen H. A. Shepherd||Emner og form||Poetry by individual poets|