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Arthurian and other studies : presented to Shunichi Noguchi

Author: Shunʼichi Noguchi; Takashi Suzuki; Tsuyoshi Mukai
Publisher: Suffolk, UK ; Rochester, NY : D.S. Brewer, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
These essays for Shunichi Noguchi, by scholars from Britain, the USA and Japan, reflect his approach to English studies and his wide range of interests from Beowulf to Ulysses. The principal focus, however, is on medieval and renaissance studies: nine of the essays are on Arthurian themes, to which Professor Noguchi has devoted his academic life. There are also essays on Beowulf, Chaucer, the York miracle plays, and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Thomas Malory, Sir
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Shunʼichi Noguchi; Takashi Suzuki; Tsuyoshi Mukai
ISBN: 0859913805 9780859913805
OCLC Number: 27068611
Description: xx, 273 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Sonnet to Shunichi Noguchi on his sixtieth birthday / George Moor --
Our Friend Shunichi Noguchi / John Lawlor --
Publications of Shunichi Noguchi --
Power as a Measure of Humanism in Beowulf and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight / Raymond P. Tripp, Jr. --
Jesus, A Trickster in the York Passion Plays / Mikiko Ishii --
'Greyn' of Martyrdom in Chaucer's Prioress's Tale / Isamu Saito --
A Note on 'Nature' in Hamlet / Shinsuke Ando --
'Allegory of Happiness' in The Merchant of Venice / Soji Iwasaki --
Hamlet and 'Modesty' / Shiro Shiba --
Cathleens in Yeats and Joyce: Love's Bitter Mystery / Takashi Suzuki --
The Narrator's Function in The Great Gatsby / Eiichi Hayakawa --
The Significance of Latin Teaching in British Education / Antony Dickinson --
Hauberk and Helm in Malory's Le Morte Darthur / Derek Brewer --
Hunting, Hawking, and Textual Criticism in Malory's Morte Darthur / P.J.C. Field --
Malory's "Noble Tale of Sir Launcelot du Lake", the Vulgate Lancelot, and the Post-Vulgate Roman du Graal / Edward Donald Kennedy --
Chaucer and Malory: Signs of the Times / Gregory K. Jember --
Editor/Compositor at Work: the Case of Caxton's Malory / Toshiyuki Takamiya --
Modernity of the Middle English Stanzaic Romance Le Morte Arthur / Jan Simko --
The Structure and Tone of the Stanzaic Morte Arthur / Tadahiro Ikegami --
De Worde's Displacement of Malory's Secularization / Tsuyoshi Mukai --
Some Scribal Differences in Malory / Tomomi Kato --
On the Relationship Between the Winchester Malory and Caxton's Malory / Yuji Nakao --
Texts of 'Be Cynestole' in Wulfstan's Institutes of Polity / Tadao Kubouchi --
Chaucer's Use of Words of Old Norse Origin / Jun Sudo --
'Myn deere herte' in Chaucer's Troilus and Criseyde / Fumiko Oka --
Negation in the Wycliffite Sermons / Shuichi Aita --
Spelling Variations in Cambridge, St John's College MS. B 12 (34) / Yuzuru Okumura --
Caxton's Revisions: the Game of Chess, the Mirror of the World, and Reynard the Fox / Kiyokazu Mizobata --
Discourse Properties of Initial and Final When-Clauses in English Written Narratives / Kazuo Fukuda.
Responsibility: edited by Takashi Suzuki and Tsuyoshi Mukai.


Essays on Arthurian themes, on Beowulf, Chaucer and Shakespeare, and textual studies of Gower and others.  Read more...


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An impressive array of studies. * YEAR'S WORK IN ENGLISH STUDIES *

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