Complete Works Robert Henryson PB (Middle English Texts Series (Mets)) (Paperback)

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In this new edition of the poems of Robert Henryson, David Parkinson offers editions of Henryson's Fables, The Testament of Cresseid, Orpheus and Eurydice and twelve shorter poems, grouped according to the strength of their attribution to Henryson, as well as the glosses and explanatory and textual notes characteristic of Middle English Texts Series volumes. Henryson was a prominent Scottish poet writing in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth century. This edition serves as an excellent addition to the Scots language and late medieval Scottish poetry.

About the Author

David J. Parkinson is Professor of English at the University of Saskatchewan. His research interestes include medieval Scottish literature, medieval comedy, and the linguistic history of Older Scots.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781580441391
ISBN-10: 1580441394
Publisher: Medieval Institute Publications
Publication Date: January 1st, 2011
Pages: 302
Language: English
Series: Middle English Texts Series (Mets)