The Red Cross Knight with his companion, Una, sets out on a quest to rid the land of the dragon. The Knight is to become Saint George and his betrothal to Una signifies the union of the newly established Church with the faithful. But, Spencer's tale moves beyond the allegory.

Faerie Queen Book 1 Ed Bayley 1966, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199110117

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