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Gesta Romanorum : a new translation

Author: Christopher Stace; Nigel Harris
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2016.
Series: Manchester medieval literature and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the most complete translation ever attempted of these moral tales, and will be a valuable source text for all scholars and students of medieval literature.

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Genre/Form: Exempla
Christian literature, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Tales, Medieval
Early works
Translations
Translations into English
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Stace; Nigel Harris
ISBN: 9780719097157 0719097150
OCLC Number: 917362370
Language Note: Translated from the Latin.
Description: xxxi, 502 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction Bibliography Translator's preface Abbreviations List of variant readings Index of titles Gesta Romanorum (text) Index
Series Title: Manchester medieval literature and culture.
Other Titles: Gesta Romanorum.
Responsibility: Christopher Stace ; with an introduction by Nigel Harris.

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'Stace's elegant and accurate edition will be warmly received by readers looking for a reliable translation of this popular and influential work.' Rebecca Krug, University of Minnesota, The Medical Read more...

 
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