"Confessio Amantis," ""the principal work in English by John Gower, friend of Chaucer, by whom he was influenced, has always been read as a conventional poem about the seven deadly sins. Here, paying particular attention to the poem's language and style, Peck gives a brilliant new reinterpretation which not only illuminates the poem's elegant ... Read More

Kingship and Common Profit in Gower's Confessio Amantis 1978, Southern Illinois University Press

ISBN-13: 9780809308019

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