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1st Edition

Erec and Enide

ISBN 9780367199425
Published September 30, 2021 by Routledge
410 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1987: Erec and Enide, the first of five surviving Arthurian romantic poems by a twelfth-century French poet, narrates a vivid chapter from the legend of King Arthur.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction, by William W. Kibler.  2. Select Bibliography.  3. Erec and Enide.  4 Textual Notes.  5. Index to Old French Terms.  Appendix A: Line-Number Comparisons with Foerster's and Roques' Editions.  Appendix B: Lines Added to Guiot's Text.  Appendix C: Non-Emendation Changes to Roques' Text.

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CHR TIEN DE TROYES (1135?-1191?) was a French poet and trouv re. He is widely regarded as the creator of the literary genre known as the Arthurian romance, and the originator of the heroic medieval character Lancelot.