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|Genre/Form:||Translations into Middle English|
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Gesta Romanorum. English (Middle English)
Early English versions of the Gesta Romanorum.
London, Pub. for the Early English Text Society, by N. Trübner & Co., 1879
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Sidney J H Herrtage; British Library.; Cambridge University Library.
|Language Note:||Middle English text with introduction and notes in English.|
|Notes:||"Formerly edited by Sir Frederic Madden for the Roxburghe Club, and now re-edited from the MSS. in British Museum (Harl. 7333 & Addit. 9066) and University Library, Cambridge (Kk. 1-6)"
"The Gesta Romanorum in its original form is a collection of fictitious narratives in Latin ..."--p. viii.
|Description:||xxxi p., 1 ℓ., 563,  p., 1 ℓ. : charts ; 22 cm.|
Comparative table of MSS. --
Text no. I (70 stories from MS. Harl. 7333, with second versions from MS. Addit. 9066) --
Text no. II (66 stories from MS. Addit. 9066, with second versions from MS. Camb. Kk 1.6) --
Text no. III (8 stories from W. de Worde's edition) --
Notes and illustrations --
Appendix (Short notices of stories not found in the English versions) --
Index to tales in the English MSS.
|Series Title:||Early English Text Society (Series)., Extra series ;, 33.|
|Other Titles:||Gesta Romanorum.|
|Responsibility:||with introduction, notes, glossary, &c., by Sidney J.H. Herrtage.|