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Author: Robert Henryson; Francis Kinnaston, Sir; Charles Elliott
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1963.
Series: Clarendon medieval and Tudor series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Scottish poet, Robert Henryson, is no slavish 'Chaucerian', but occupies an independent place in that remarkable literary achievement which sees out the Middle Ages in Scotland. This selection includes his two major works and the representative best of his others. The texts have been edited afresh and the volume is provided with an introduction, selected criticism, notes and a glossary.
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Genre/Form: Adaptations
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Henryson, Robert, 1430?-1506?
Poems.
Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1963
(OCoLC)564527257
Named Person: Eurydice, (Greek mythological character); Orpheus, (Greek mythological character); Eurydice, (Greek mythological character); Orpheus, (Greek mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Henryson; Francis Kinnaston, Sir; Charles Elliott
OCLC Number: 351843
Description: xxvi, 183 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Clarendon medieval and Tudor series.
Responsibility: selected and edited with an introduction, notes, and glossary by Charles Elliott ; appreciations by Sir Francis Kinaston, and others.

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The Scottish poet, Robert Henryson, is no slavish 'Chaucerian', but occupies an independent place in that remarkable literary achievement which sees out the Middle Ages in Scotland. This selection includes his two major works and the representative best of his others. The texts have been edited afresh and the volume is provided with an introduction, selected criticism, notes and a glossary.

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