[Confessio amantis]


[Confessio amantis]


Gower, John, 1325?-1408


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English, Middle (1100-1500)

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Poems -- England -- 14th century

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Transcribed from: The English works of John Gower / edited from the manuscripts, with introduction, notes, and glossary by G.C. Macaulay. -- London : Published for the Early English Text Society by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co., 1900-01. -- 2 v. -- (Early English Text Society. Extra Series ; 81-82). -- "Issued by the Early English Society in arrangement with the Delegates of the Clarendon Press, who are publishing Mr. Macaulay's complete edition of ... Gower's works ... and have ... consented to the ... Society's taking the English works separately."--verso of half-title page. -- Contents: Vol. 1. Confessio Amantis, Pro.1. - Lib.V.1970 -- v. 2. Confessio Amantis Lib.V.1971 - Lib.VIII -- In praise of peace.


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