The Seven Sages Of Rome: (midland Version) by Jill WhitelockThe Seven Sages Of Rome: (midland Version) by Jill Whitelock

The Seven Sages Of Rome: (midland Version)

EditorJill Whitelock

Hardcover | January 11, 2006

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A new edition of an independent Middle English version of an enormously popular story collection, found in almost all European languages. This version was previously edited by Thomas Wright in 1845, but is not otherwise available. The new edition presents a corrected text with fullintroduction and commentary. The Seven Sages is the first framed story in English, and was known to Chaucer and Gower, among others.
Jill Whitelock is at Cambridge University Library.
Title:The Seven Sages Of Rome: (midland Version)Format:HardcoverDimensions:350 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.02 inPublished:January 11, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0197223273

ISBN - 13:9780197223277


Table of Contents

IntroductionBibliographyText with critical apparatusExplanatory NotesGlossary