Sir Eglamour of Artois
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Published by Early English Text Society .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Medieval,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Medieval,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Early English Text Society Original Series

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10137794M
ISBN 100197222560
ISBN 109780197222560

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Sir Isumbras, Octavian, Sir Eglamour of Artois, and Sir Tryamour are important works in a major literary development of the fourteenth century: the flourishing of Middle English popular romance. These four narratives were among the most popular; all survive in multiple manuscripts and continued to circulate in prints through the sixteenth by: 5. “Transgressive Fathers in Sir Eglamour of Artois and Torrent of Portyngale.” In Discourses on Love, Marriage, and Transgression in Medieval and Early Modern Literature. Ed. In the copy of Sir Eglamour of Artois we have in MS Cotton Caligula , the squire approaches the boat and on the syde gan he smyte: the lady gan up stonde [stand]. A little while ago we have already seen the griffin give the infant Degarébel a curious slap – He [the bird] strok on the chylde with his byll; the chyld scryked [cried out]. Book Description: The essays in this volume take a representative selection of English and Scottish romances from the medieval period and explore some of their medieval contexts, deepening our understanding not only of the romances concerned but also of the specific mediev 4 Ekphrasis and Narrative in Emaré and Sir Eglamour of Artois (pp.