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1st Edition

Alain Chartier
The Quarrel of the Belle Dame Sans Mercy

Edited By

Joan E. McRae

ISBN 9781138988439
Published January 20, 2016 by Routledge
512 Pages

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Book Description

Belle dame sans merci (Beautiful lady with no mercy) (1424) is not readily available in moden English translation elsewhere, making this an essential addition to any library with a medieval literature or French literature collection.

Table of Contents

Introduction; Chapter 1 La belle dame sans mercy, Alain Chartier, Demas Boudreaux, Henrik Rasmussen, Dale Cornett; Chapter 2 Letters; Chapter 3 The Excuse of Master Alain; Chapter 4 Accusations against the Belle dame sans mercy, Baudet Herenc; Chapter 5 The Lady Loyal in Love, Anonymous; Chapter 6 The Cruel Woman in Love, Achilles Caulier; Chapter 7 The Errors of Judgment of the Belle dame sans mercy, Anonymous; Chapter 8 The Hospital of Love, Achilles Caulier; Chapter 9 The Belle Dame Who Has Mercy, Oton de Grandson;

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