Includes bibliographical references (p. -242).
|Other titles||Critical essays in Medieval narrative and poetry|
|Statement||Theodore Silverstein ; edited by John C. Jacobs ; foreword by Winthrop Wetherbee.|
|Contributions||Jacobs, John C., 1943-|
|LC Classifications||PR275.N27 S55 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||246 p. :|
|Number of Pages||246|
|ISBN 10||3906764966, 0820450510|
|LC Control Number||2002074097|
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