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The lays of Marie de France

Author: Marie, de France; David R Slavitt
Publisher: Edmonton, AB : AU Press, Athabasca University, [2013] ©2013
Series: Mingling voices.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The twelve "lays" of Marie de France, the earliest known French woman poet, are here presented in sprightly English verse by translator David R. Slavitt. Traditional Breton folk tales were the raw material for Marie de France's lively but profound considerations of betrayal and fidelity, love, death, luck, and fate.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Translations
Translations into English
Traductions anglaises
Additional Physical Format: Marie, de France, active 12th century.
Lays of Marie de France./.
Edmonton : AU Press, ©2013.
(CaOONL)20139011145
Named Person: Marie, de France; Marie, de France; Marie, de France
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marie, de France; David R Slavitt
ISBN: 9781927356371 1927356377 9781927356364 1927356369
OCLC Number: 828767134
Notes: Translated from the Old French.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: ""Cover ""; ""Contents ""; ""Foreword""; ""The Lays of Marie de France""; ""Prologue""; ""I. Guigemar""; ""II. Equitan""; ""III. Le Fresne""; ""IV. Bisclavret""; ""V. Lanval""; ""VI. The Two Lovers""; ""VII. Yonec""; ""VIII. LaÃ?stic""; ""IX. Milun""; ""X. Chaitivel""; ""XI. Chevrefoil""; ""XII. Eliduc""; ""For Further Reading""
Series Title: Mingling voices.
Other Titles: Lais.
Responsibility: translated by David R. Slavitt.
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