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Boccace en Angleterre
The Fall of Princes de John Lydgate (1421-1428)

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: De l’(id)entité textuelle au cours du Moyen Âge tardif. xiiie-xve siècle
  • Author: Mairey (Aude)
  • Abstract: John Lydgate made use of Laurent de Premierfait’s translation of Boccaccio’s De casibus virorum illustrium to write The Fall of Princes. By highlighting each author’s particular concerns, this article shows that Lydgate contributed to creating an English vernacular culture.
  • Pages: 163 to 182
  • Last edition: 2017
  • Collection: Encounters, n° 304
  • Subcollection: Medieval civilization, n° 27

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-06702-3
  • ISSN: 2103-5636
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-06704-7.p.0163
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 01-03-2018
  • Language: French
Availability: Temporarily unavailable Out of print
Regular Price: 4.00 €
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