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Chief British poets of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries : selected poems

Author: William Allan Neilson; K G T Webster
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Co., ©1916.
Series: Chief poets series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English, Middle [1100-1500]

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Neilson, William Allan, 1869-1946.
Chief British poets of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries.
Boston, New York [etc.] Houghton Mifflin Co. [©1916]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Allan Neilson; K G T Webster
OCLC Number: 1125340
Description: xi, 1 leaf, 442 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Handling sin [selections] / Robert Manning of Brunne --
The pearl --
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight --
The vision of William concerning Piers the Ploughman / William Langland --
Confessio amantis [selections] / John Gower --
The Canterbury tales [selections] ; The romaunt of the rose ; The parlement of foules ; Troilus and Criseyde [Book 1] ; The legend of good women [selections] ; Minor poems / Geoffrey Chaucer --
The regement of princes ; Roundel to somer the chancellor ; Balade to my gracious Lord of York ; The complaint ; Hoccleve's gay youth / Thomas Hoccleve --
The churl and the bird ; The temple of glas ; New Troy ; Bycorne and Chichevache ; A dietary ; On women's horns ; Lydgate's mumming at Hertford ; The legend of Dan Joos / John Lydgate --
Philip Sparrow ; The tunning of Eleanor Rumming ; Colin Clout ; Garland of laurel ; Lullaby / John Skelton --
The pastime of pleasure ; The excusation of the auctour / Stephen Hawes --
Ballads --
The Bruce [selections] / John Barbour --
The Wallace [selections] / 'Blind Harry' --
The king's quair ; Good counsel / James I of Scots --
The testament of Cresseid ; The fox, the wolf, and the cadger ; The tale of the uplandish mouse and the burgess mouse ; Robin and Makin ; The garment of good ladies / Robert Henryson --
The golden targe ; The thistle and the rose ; Lament for the makers ; The dance of the seven deadly sins ; The petition of the gray horse, Old Dunbar ; The dregy of Dunbar made to King James the Fifth being in Stirling ; The ballad of Kind Kittok ; How Dunbar was desired to be a friar ; A new year's gift to the king / William Dunbar --
Translation of the Æneid [selections] ; King Hart ; Honour / Gavin Douglas --
The dream [selections] ; The testament and complaint of our sovereign Lord's Papingo [selections] ; Kitty's confession ; The testament of Squire Meldrum / Sir David Lyndesay.
Series Title: Chief poets series.
Responsibility: ed. with explanatory and biographical notes by W.A. Neilson ... and K.G.T. Webster ...


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