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Cowen, Janet

Overview
Works: 20 works in 123 publications in 2 languages and 1,825 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Fiction  Manuscripts  Romances  Arthurian romances  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Legends  Sources  History 
Roles: Editor, ed
Classifications: PR2043, 823.2
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Most widely held works by Janet Cowen
Le morte d'Arthur by Thomas Malory ( Book )
53 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edited and first published by William Caxton in 1485, Sir Thomas Malory's unique and splendid version of the Arthurian legend tells an immortal story of love, adventure, chivalry, treachery, and death. This edition includes an excellent introduction by John Lawlor
The legend of good women by Geoffrey Chaucer ( )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This critical edition of the text brings together for the first time full manuscript variants and the results of recent palaeographical and codicological work on the manuscripts. It differs from earlier editions in attempting to identify textual originality from the quality of variant readings, and in giving grounds, in the analysis of variants, for the identification of the likelier derivative variant
Chaucer and fifteenth-century poetry ( Book )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le morte d'Arthur by Thomas Malory ( Book )
18 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edited and first published by William Caxton in 1485, Sir Thomas Malory's unique and splendid version of the Arthurian legend tells an immortal story of love, adventure, chivalry, treachery, and death. This edition includes an excellent introduction by John Lawlor
Le Morte d'Arthur : in two volumes by Thomas Malory ( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Le morte d'Arthur" is Sir Thomas Malory's unique version of the Arthurian legend. It is not only one of the most readable accounts of the knights of the Round Table but also one of the most moving. As the story advances towards the inevitable tragedy of Arthur's death the effect is cumulative, rising with an impending sense of doom and tragedy towards its shattering finale
The death of King Arthur by Thomas Malory ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le morte d'Arthur by Thomas Malory ( )
5 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Morte D'Arthur is Sir Thomas Malory's richly evocative and enthralling version of the Arthurian legend. Recounting Arthur's birth, his ascendancy to the throne after claiming Excalibur, his ill-fated marriage to Guenever, the treachery of Morgan le Fay and the exploits of the Knights of the Round Table, it magically weaves together adventure, battle, love and enchantment. Le Morte D'Arthur looks back to an idealized Medieval world and is full of wistful, elegiac regret for a vanished age of chivalry. Edited and published by William Caxton in 1485, Malory's prose romance drew on French and English verse sources to give an epic unity to the Arthur myth, and remains the most magnificent re-telling of the story in English
Le morte d' Arthur by Thomas Malory ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Morte D'Arthur: In Two Volumes: Volume 1: Edited by Janet Cowen with an Introduction by John Lawlor (Penguin Classics) by Thomas Malory ( )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Morte D'Arthur in two volumes volume 11 by Sir Thomas Malory ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 2 by Thomas Malory ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penguin Classics Introduction to Le Morte D'Arthur: Volume 1 by Thomas Malory by Janet Cowen ( )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penguin Classics Introduction to Le Morte D'Arthur: In Two Volumes: Volume 2 by Thomas Malory by Janet Cowen ( )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Morte D'Arthur: In Two Volumes: Volume 2: Edited by Janet Cowen with an Introduction by John Lawlor (Penguin Classics) by Thomas Malory ( )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 1 by Thomas Malory ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Morte d'Arthur. in two volumes by Thomas Malory ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[This book is a] version of the Arthurian legend. Modred's treason, the knightly exploits ofTristan, Lancelot's fatally divided loyalties and his love for Guenever, [and] the quest for the Holy Grail [are all present]
- Repr. - 1977 by Thomas Malory ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Le morte d'Arthur by Thomas Malory ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Le Morte d'Arthur, in two volumes by Thomas Malory ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[This book is a] version of the Arthurian legend. Modred's treason, the knightly exploits of Tristan, Lancelot's fatally divided loyalties and his love for Guenever, [and] the quest for the Holy Grail
Le morte d'Arthur by Thomas Malory ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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