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The King of Tars

Edited by John H Chandler

The King of Tars
Paperback, 112 pages £12.00
Published: 2015
ISBN: 9781580442046
Format: 260mm x 210mm
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Subjects: Literary Studies, Medieval Institute Publications, Medieval Studies
Series: TEAMS Middle English Texts Series

The King of Tars, an early Middle English romance (ca. 1330 or earlier), emphasizes ideas about race, gender, and religion. A short poem, its purpose is to celebrate the power of Christianity, and yet it defies classification.

Acknowledgments Introduction The King of Tars Explanatory Notes Textual Notes Appendix: Variant Readings from the Vernon Manuscript Bibliography Glossary

John H. Chandler has a PhD in English from the University of Rochester.

Publication Details:

 Paperback , 112 pages
 260mm x 210mm

BIC Code:
 Medieval Institute Publications


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