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Erec and Enide.

Author: Chretien De Troyes; Dorothy Gilbert
Publisher: CA : University of California Press, 1992.
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In this new verse translation of one of the great works of French literature, Dorothy Gilbert captures the vivacity, wit, and grace of the first known Arthurian romance. Erec and Enide is the story of the quest and coming of age of a young knight, an illustrious member of Arthur's court, who must learn to balance the demands of a masculine public life--tests of courage, skill, adaptability, and mature judgment--with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Poetry
Romances
Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
De Troyes, Chretien.
Erec and Enide.
CA : University of California Press, ©1992
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chretien De Troyes; Dorothy Gilbert
ISBN: 9780520910973 0520910974
OCLC Number: 773564930
Description: 1 online resource (287 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Suggestions for Further Reading; EREC AND ENIDE; Notes to the Poem; Glossary of Names and Places; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; Y.
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In this new verse translation of one of the great works of French literature, Dorothy Gilbert captures the vivacity, wit, and grace of the first known Arthurian romance. Erec and Enide is the story of the quest and coming of age of a young knight, an illustrious member of Arthur's court, who must learn to balance the demands of a masculine public life--tests of courage, skill, adaptability, and mature judgment--with the equally urgent demands of the private world of love and marriage. We see his wife, Enide, develop as an exemplar of chivalry in the female, not as an Amazon, but as a brave, reso.

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