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Fifteenth-century English dream visions : an anthology

Author: Julia Boffey
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This anthology provides the student with new editions of five fifteenth-century English poems framed as dreams, and demonstrates the energy with which this influential medieval form was explored by post-Chaucerian writers." "Lydgate's Temple of Glass, a complex love vision, generates counsel of wide-ranging kind; The King's Quair of James I of Scotland, and Love's Renewal from the English poems of Charles of
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Genre/Form: Anthologie
Geschichte 1400-1500
Poetry
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julia Boffey
ISBN: 0199263973 9780199263974 0199263981 9780199263981
OCLC Number: 52695985
Description: ix, 284 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The temple of glass / John Lydgate --
The kingis quair / James I of Scotland --
Love's renewal / Charles of Orleans --
The assembly of ladies --
The bowge of court / John Skelton.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Julia Boffey.
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This anthology provides new editions of five 15th-century English poems framed as dreams, and demonstrates the energy with which this influential medieval form was explored by post-Chaucerian writers.

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