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Lydgate, John, 1370?-1451?
Lydgate's Troy book. A.D. 1412-20.
London, Pub. for the Early English Text Society, by K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co., 1906-35
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Lydgate; Guido delle Colonne; Benoît, de Sainte-More; Henry Bergen; Frederick James Furnivall
|Notes:||Parts 1-3 paged continuously.
Marginal notes by Dr. Furnivall.
Imprint varies: pt. 2-3, London, Pub. for the Early English Text Scoeity by K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co., ltd., and by H. Frowde, Oxford University Press; pt. 4, London, Pub. for the Early English Text Society by H. Milford, Oxford University Press.
"A very much amplified version ... of the prose Latin Historia destructionis Troiae of Guido delle Colonne (about 1287) ... in turn a condensed version of the Roman de Troie of Benoît de Sainte More (about 1160)"--Introd. note, pt. 1, p. ix.
|Description:||4 pt. in 2 volumes 23 cm.|
|Contents:||pt. I. Introductory note. The prologue. Book I-II.--pt. II. Book III.--pt. III. Book IV-V, completing the text.--pt. IV. Preface. Bibliographical introduction. Notes on Guido delle colonne. Notes on Lydgate's text. Glossary. Index to Lydgate's text.|
|Series Title:||Early English Text Society.; Extra series|
|Other Titles:||Troy book.|
|Responsibility:||Edited from the best manuscripts, with introduction, notes, and glossary, by Henry Bergen ...|