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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|Uniform Title:||Legenda aurea. English (Middle English)|
Oxford University Press for the Early English Text Society,
|Series:||Early English Text Society ; 328|
|Physical Description:||vii, p. -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.|
Refers to Trinity College manuscript O.9.1.
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