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The Lais of Marie de France - Burgess, Glyn S (Translated by), and Busby, Keith (Translated by)

Marie de France (fl. late twelfth century) is the earliest known French woman poet and her lais - stories in verse based on Breton tales of chivalry and romance - are among the finest of the genre. Recounting the trials and tribulations of lovers, the lais inhabit a powerfully realized world where very real human protagonists act out their lives ...

The Lais of Marie de France 1999, Penguin Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140447590

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