1st Edition

A Middle French Vowing Poem
A Middle French Vowing Poem

ISBN 9780367174101
Published November 23, 2020 by Routledge
114 Pages

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Book Description

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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