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Kane, George

Overview
Works: 75 works in 262 publications in 3 languages and 7,045 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  History  Manuscripts  Interviews 
Roles: Editor, Honoree, Other, Speaker, Performer
Classifications: PR2010, 821.1
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Publications about George Kane
Publications by George Kane
Publications by George Kane, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about George Kane
 
Most widely held works by George Kane
Middle English literature; a critical study of the romances, the religious lyrics by George Kane( Book )
35 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
Chaucer by George Kane( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 904 libraries worldwide
The Piers Plowman glossary Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-Well, Do-Better and Do-Best : a glossary of the English vocabulary of the A, B, and C versions as presented in the Athlone editions by George Kane( Computer File )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 842 libraries worldwide
This Glossary is designed as a companion to William Langland's dream vision poem, Piers Plowman, widely regarded as the greatest literary work in Middle English before Chaucer. It glosses and explains over 5000 English words, and foreign words used as if English, in the A, B and C texts of Piers Plowman printed in the critically-acclaimed Athlone editions. Where possible, it illustrates words with examples from all three versions. The first glossary to Piers Plowman was compiled in 1886 by Sir William Skeat but there has been no attempt, until now, to provide a new glossary that takes account o
Piers Plowman by William Langland( Book )
18 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and English, Middle [1100-1500] and held by 651 libraries worldwide
- - Supplement. The evidence for authorship/by George Kane.-1965.-72p.; 23cm
Chaucer and Langland : historical and textual approaches by George Kane( Book )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Professor Kane is widely regarded as the leading middle English textual and literary scholar of our time and this collection of his essays will be widely welcomed. They focus largely upon the texts of Chaucer and Langland and demonstrate in an exemplary way how critical issues can arise from meticulous textual study
The legend of good women by Geoffrey Chaucer( file )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 577 libraries worldwide
This critical edition of the text brings together for the first time full manuscript variants and the results of recent palaeographical and codicological work on the manuscripts. It differs from earlier editions in attempting to identify textual originality from the quality of variant readings, and in giving grounds, in the analysis of variants, for the identification of the likelier derivative variant
Piers Plowman: the evidence for authorship by George Kane( Book )
12 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and held by 566 libraries worldwide
Will's visions of Piers Plowman, do-well, do-better, and do-best by William Langland( Book )
25 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 474 libraries worldwide
This definitive edition of the C Version of Piers Plowman presents the poem in its second, uncompleted revision. Its base is the text in Huntington Library MS 143, corrected and restored from the evidence of all known manuscripts of the C tradition to that of the first fair copy of the poet's revision materials. The correction and restoration are described in an extensive Introduction, and there is a full apparatus of variant readings
Medieval English studies presented to George Kane ( Book )
8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Piers Plowman, the B version : Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-well, Do-better, and Do-best by William Langland( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Will's visions of Piers Plowman and do-well by William Langland( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and English, Middle [1100-1500] and held by 215 libraries worldwide
The autobiographical fallacy in Chaucer and Langland studies by George Kane( Book )
14 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Piers Plowman, the A version : Will's visions of Piers Plowman and Do-well : an edition in the form of Trinity College, Cambridge, Ms R. 3.14 by William Langland( Book )
5 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Piers Plowman; an introduction by William Langland( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A study of Langland's Middle English poem
Piers Plowman, the A version : Will's visions of Piers Plowman and Do-well by William Langland( Book )
6 editions published between 1957 and 1988 in English and English, Middle [1100-1500] and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Piers Plowman the Evidence for Authorship by George Kane( file )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The major edition of the three versions of Piers Plowman which the Athlone Press is in the process of publishing and of which Professor Kane is the general editor was not planned to include discussion of the authorship of the poem. The editors were agreed at the outset in believing that no real case for multiple authorship had been established in the course of the debate initiated by J.M. Manley in 1906, and they felt that a majority of Middle English scholars would support this view. They were satisfied that the hypothesis of single authorship was the best hypothesis to account for all aspec
The liberating truth : the concept of integrity in Chaucer's writings by George Kane( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Piers Plowman : the three versions by William Langland( Book )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
 
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