Gilte legende. Volume 2

edited by Richard Hamer with the assistance of Vida Russell

The second of a projected set of three volumes, Volume II concludes the text; Volume III will contain the general introduction, explanatory notes, and glossary. Gilte Legende is, for the most part, a close translation (1438) of Jean de Vignay's Legende Doree (ca. 1333-40), itself a close transl...

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Main Author: Jacobus, de Voragine, approximately 1229-1298.
Other Authors: Jean, de Vignay, approximately 1284-, Hamer, R. F. S., Russell, Vida.
Uniform Title:Legenda aurea. English (Middle English)
Format: Book
Language:Middle English
Old French
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press for the Early English Text Society, 2007.
Series:Early English Text Society ; 328
Physical Description:vii, p. [499]-1,036 : ill. ; 23 cm.
General note:"... a close translation, with a few additions and omissions, of Jean de Vignay's Légende Dorée ... which in turn is a close translation of Jacobus de Voragine's Legenda Aurea ..."-- p. [xi], volume 1.
Language note:Text in Middle English, translated from Old French, translated from Latin.
Version note:
Refers to Trinity College manuscript O.9.1.
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