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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight : a Middle-English Arthurian romance retold in modern prose

Author: Jessie L Weston
Publisher: New York, NY : Barnes & Noble Digital Library, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The fourteenth-century legend of Sir Gawain and his battle with the Green Knight continues to seize the imagination of readers today. Jessie L. Weston's translation of this famous poem into modern prose recaptures the heroic adventures of Sir Gawain, King Arthur's nephew, and perfectly characterizes the knight's bravery, chivalry, and honor.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Romances
Named Person: Gawain, (Legendary character); Gawain, (Legendary character)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jessie L Weston
ISBN: 9781411446823 1411446828
OCLC Number: 828678221
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Jessie L. Weston.

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The fourteenth-century legend of Sir Gawain and his battle with the Green Knight continues to seize the imagination of readers today. Jessie L. Weston's translation of this famous poem into modern prose recaptures the heroic adventures of Sir Gawain, King Arthur's nephew, and perfectly characterizes the knight's bravery, chivalry, and honor.

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