Piers Plowman: The Three Versions. Volume III: The C Version

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This definitive and long-awaited edition of the C Version of "Piers Plowman" now joins the California editions of the A and B Versions to complete the set of "Piers Plowman" texts prepared under the general editorship of George Kane. "Piers Plowman" is the single most important Middle English poem, with the exception of Chaucer's "Canterbury Tales." The forty-eight extant manuscripts of the poem are classified in three main versions: A, the earliest, written about 1362; B, a longer revision, written about 1378; and C, the ...

Piers Plowman: The Three Versions. Volume III: The C Version 1997, University of California Press, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780520210585

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