Included in this edition of the classic poem, translated from Middle English by Joseph Glaser, are a translator's preface, sample lines from the original Middle English, and suggestions for further reading. Also included is a comprehensive Introduction by Christine Chism that addresses questions of authorship, the plot and structure of the poem, and England in the fourteenth-century.At the end of the day, they will gift each other with whatever each has gained. ... The exchange of blows game occupies the first and the fourth part of the poem andaby way of two of the most beautiful and chilling journeys in medievalanbsp;...
|Title||:||Sir Gawain and the Green Knight|
|Publisher||:||Hackett Publishing - 2011-03-11|