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Kane, George

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Works: 75 works in 313 publications in 4 languages and 7,343 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  History  Manuscripts  Fiction  Interviews  Prescriptions, formulae, receipts, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Speaker, Other, Performer
Classifications: PR2013, 821.1
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Most widely held works about George Kane
 
Most widely held works by George Kane
Middle English literature; a critical study of the romances, the religious lyrics by George Kane( Book )

42 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucer by George Kane( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and German and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over de Engelse dichter (c.1340-1400)
Will's visions of Piers Plowman, do-well, do-better, and do-best by William Langland( Book )

39 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This definitive edition of the C Version of Piers Plowman presents the poem in its second, uncompleted revision. Its base is the text in Huntington Library MS 143, corrected and restored from the evidence of all known manuscripts of the C tradition to that of the first fair copy of the poet's revision materials. The correction and restoration are described in an extensive Introduction, and there is a full apparatus of variant readings
Chaucer and Langland : historical and textual approaches by George Kane( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Kane is widely regarded as the leading middle English textual and literary scholar of our time and this collection of his essays will be widely welcomed. They focus largely upon the texts of Chaucer and Langland and demonstrate in an exemplary way how critical issues can arise from meticulous textual study
Piers Plowman: the evidence for authorship by George Kane( Book )

21 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The major edition of the three versions of Piers Plowman which the Athlone Press is in the process of publishing and of which Professor Kane is the general editor was not planned to include discussion of the authorship of the poem. The editors were agreed at the outset in believing that no real case for multiple authorship had been established in the course of the debate initiated by J.M. Manley in 1906, and they felt that a majority of Middle English scholars would support this view. They were satisfied that the hypothesis of single authorship was the best hypothesis to account for all aspec
The book concerning Piers the plowman by William Langland( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

- - Supplement. The evidence for authorship/by George Kane.-1965.-72p.; 23cm
Medieval English studies presented to George Kane( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piers Plowman, the B version : Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-well, Do-better, and Do-best by William Langland( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiographical fallacy in Chaucer and Langland studies by George Kane( Book )

17 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will's vision of Piers Plowman by William Langland( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English, Middle and English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of good women by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their choice and treatment of copy text (Bodleian Library MS Tanner 346) the editors have adhered to the principle that the copy text is to be chosen for the appropriateness of its accidentals, and have maintained the distinction between accidentals and substantive readings which has not often been valued or observed in the editing of Chaucer
Piers Plowman, the A version : Will's visions of Piers Plowman and Do-well : an edition in the form of Trinity College, Cambridge, Ms R. 3.14 by William Langland( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and English, Middle and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Piers Plowman glossary : Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-Well, Do-Better and Do-Best : a glossary of the English vocabulary of the A, B, and C versions as presented in the Athlone editions by George Kane( Book )

12 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Glossary is designed to facilitate access to William Langland's fourteenth-century dream-vision poem Piers Plowman which, with Dante's Divine Comedy and Chaucer's Troilus and Canterbury Tales, proclaimed the coming of age of European vernacular poetry. It defines the more than 5,000 English words, and words used as English, in the three forms of the poem printed in the Athlone series."
The liberating truth : the concept of integrity in Chaucer's writings: the John Coffin Memorial Lecture delivered before the University of London on 11 May, 1979 by George Kane( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The liberating truth : the concept of integrity in Chaucer's writings by George Kane( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poets and the poetics of sin by George Kane( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piers Plowman : the three versions by William Langland( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piers Plowman : the three versions by William Langland( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cowell Press and its legacy, 1973-2004 : interviews with Jack Stauffacher, George Kane, Aaron Johnson, Peggy Gotthold, Felicia Rice, Tom Killion( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Will's vision of Piers PlowmanThe legend of good womenThe Piers Plowman glossary : Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-Well, Do-Better and Do-Best : a glossary of the English vocabulary of the A, B, and C versions as presented in the Athlone editionsPiers Plowman : the three versions