A Middle French Vowing Poem: A Middle French Vowing Poem, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

A Middle French Vowing Poem

A Middle French Vowing Poem, 1st Edition

Edited by John L. Grigsby, Norris J. Lacy


104 pages

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Published in 1992, this text discusses Les Voeux du Heron, a short text, comprising only 442 lines that was popular in the late Middle Ages but is virtually unknown today. This book includes and English translation, as well as a reconstruction of Manuscript U, published in its entirety for the first time.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction. 2. Les Voeux du Heron and The Vows of the Heron. 3. Rejected Readings and Emendations. 4. Notes. 5. Appendix I: Manuscript U. 6. Appendix II: Chronographia Regum Francorum.

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John L. Grigsby

Norris J. Lacy

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