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Scottish alliterative poems in riming stanzas / edited with introduction, appendix, notes, and glossary, by F. J. Amours
Bib ID 4516076
Format BookBook
Author
Amours, François Joseph, 1841-1910
 
Description Edinburgh and London : W. Blackwood and Sons, 1897 
xc p., 1 l., 481 p. ; 22 cm. 
Series

Scottish text society. [Publications. no. 27,38]

Scot. Text S. ; v. 27 & 38.

Full contents - Introduction. - Knightly tale of Golagros and Gawane.-Buke of the Howlat [by Sir Richard Holland] from the Asloan ms.-Rauf Collyear, from the ed. of 1572.-The Awntyrs off Arthure at the terne Wathelyne [2 texts; Douce ms. 324, Bodl. libr.; Thornton ms.]-The Pistill of Susan [Vernon ms.]-Appendix. Pistill of Susan; four versions from ms. of the 15th century.-Notes.-Glossary.-Index of names. 
Notes

(Half-title: Scottish text society. [Publications. no. 27, 38]).

The editor ascribes the 'Awntyrs off Arthure' and the 'Pistill of Susan' to Huchown of the Awle ryale; the ascription is disputed.

The Pistill of Susan is the story of Susanna as given in the Vulgate, Daniel, xiii. The notes include the Vulgate text, and Wycliffe's version.

Published originally in two parts, 1892-1897.

Includes notes, glossary and index.

Text in Middle English, introduction and notes in English.

Subjects Scottish poetry -- To 1700.  |  English language -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.  |  English language -- Dialects -- Scotch.  |  Scotland -- Poetry.
Other authors/contributors Holland, Richard Sir, active 1450
Also Titled

Awntyrs of Arthure

Golagros and Gawane

Rauf Collyear

Pistill of Susan

Huchown, 14th cent

Golagros and Gawane.

Rauf Coilyear.

Awatyrs of Arthure.

Pistill of Susan.

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