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  1. Tanja (Tanychy) St. Delphi/James Tanja (Tanychy) St. Delphi/James says:

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    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight eBook » Sir Gawain gawain kindle, green free, knight ebok, Sir Gawain pdf, and The book, Sir Gawain and The Green KnightGawain and The epub, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight PDFContains the greatest OH FUCK moment in medieval literature Sir Gawain and the Green Knight listed here as written by Unknown, though I believe it may have been penned by that prolific Greek author Anonymous is a classic tale from Arthurian legend in which the code of honor attributed to chivalry is heavily ensconced There are many interpretations of the poem s meaning, and historically speaking it s often dependent on the reader s bias For instance, Christians latched on to the sex aspe Contains the greatest OH FUCK moment in medieval literature Sir Gawain and the Green Knight listed here as written by Unknown, though I believe it may have been penned by that prolific Greek author Anonymous is a classic tale from Arthurian legend in which the code of honor attributed to chivalry is heavily ensconced There are many interpretations of the poem s


  3. Vivian Vivian says:

    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight eBook » Sir Gawain gawain kindle, green free, knight ebok, Sir Gawain pdf, and The book, Sir Gawain and The Green KnightGawain and The epub, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight PDFEnchanting translation that made me love words again The cadence and rhythm Armitage employed gave life to the modern English rather than direct translation The Introduction laid out precisely what he would do and why he made the choice he did to preserve the beauty of the poetry, both the alliterative Anglo Saxon and the breakout stanzas of cont


  4. Jan-Maat Jan-Maat says:

    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight eBook » Sir Gawain gawain kindle, green free, knight ebok, Sir Gawain pdf, and The book, Sir Gawain and The Green KnightGawain and The epub, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight PDFThe season if not of mellow fruitfulness than of frost and fog brings this back to me with the childhood memory of going to school in a proper pea souper, every familiar landmark lost, only the tarmac footpath remained solid beneath my childish feet, occasionally a hut would burst out of the milkiness to demonstrate that I was making progress


  5. Antonomasia Antonomasia says:

    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight eBook » Sir Gawain gawain kindle, green free, knight ebok, Sir Gawain pdf, and The book, Sir Gawain and The Green KnightGawain and The epub, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight PDFSimon Armitage translation Faber Faber Norton , and the Oxford edition s notesI d half forgotten about Gawain and the Green Knight and I d definitely forgotten it was set over Christmas and New Year, until I heard this mid December episode of In Our Time As I thought during the programme how bored I now was of Simon Armitage he s become a very regular fixture on BBC arts shows in the last few years I didn t expect to end up reading his translation of Gawain But I looked at a couple Simon Armitage translation Faber Faber Norton , and the Oxford edition s notesI d half forgotten about Gawain and the Green Knight and I d definitely forgotten it was set over Christmas and New Year,


  6. Ahmad Sharabiani Ahmad Sharabiani says:

    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight eBook » Sir Gawain gawain kindle, green free, knight ebok, Sir Gawain pdf, and The book, Sir Gawain and The Green KnightGawain and The epub, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight PDFSir Gawain and the Green Knight, Unknown, Burton Raffel Translator , Neil D Isaacs Afterword Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl , edited with an introduction by A C Cawley , London J.M Dent AND Son , 1962 1341 Pages 16, 150, xxvSir Gawain and the Green Knight is a late 14th century Middle English chivalric romance It is one of the best known Arthurian stories, with its plot combining two types of folk motifs, the beheading game and the exchange of winnings Written in sta Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Unknown, Burton Raffel Translator , Neil D Isaacs Afterword Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl , edited with an introduction by A C Cawley , London J.M Dent AND Son , 1962 1341 Pages 16, 150, xxvSir Gawain and the Green Knight is a late 14th century Middle English chivalric romance It is one of the best known Arthurian stories, with its plot combining two types of folk motifs, the beheading game and the exchange of winnings Written in stanzas of


  7. Richard Derus Richard Derus says:

    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight eBook » Sir Gawain gawain kindle, green free, knight ebok, Sir Gawain pdf, and The book, Sir Gawain and The Green KnightGawain and The epub, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight PDFRating 5 of fiveThis is the book to get your poetry resistant friend this Booksgiving 2017 I read it on a dare I don t like poetry very much, it s so snooty and at the same time so pit sniffingly self absorbed that I d far rather stab my hands with a fork repeatedly than be condescended to in rhyming couplets.This tale is fabulous in every sense of the word, which is no surprise since it s survived for so many centuries But poet and translator Simon Armitage has made the


  8. Ruby Granger Ruby Granger says:

    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight eBook » Sir Gawain gawain kindle, green free, knight ebok, Sir Gawain pdf, and The book, Sir Gawain and The Green KnightGawain and The epub, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight PDFOne thing I wasn t expecting in this was such beautifully clear descriptions of landscapes Perspectives on the bleak winterscapes undulate, moving from terrifying cold to almost beautiful mists It s really Sublime One of my favourite lines So the year passes on through its series of yesterdays.


  9. Terry Terry says:

    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight eBook » Sir Gawain gawain kindle, green free, knight ebok, Sir Gawain pdf, and The book, Sir Gawain and The Green KnightGawain and The epub, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight PDFOne of the best of the classic Arthurian tales Gawain is presented a bit differently here from many of the other ones Usually he s a bit of a braggart and kind of a jerk, especially to women, but here he is presented as the perfect exemplar of courtoisie He s also a bit young and still untried, so maybe that explains it for those who want to be able to have a grand unified theory of Arthuriana Anyway, you probably all know the story Arthur is about to have a New Year s feast, but accordin One of the best of the classic Arthurian tales Gawain is presented a bit differently here from many of the other ones Usually he s a bit of a braggart and kind of a jerk, especially to women, but here


  10. Aubrey Aubrey says:

    Sir Gawain and The Green Knight eBook » Sir Gawain gawain kindle, green free, knight ebok, Sir Gawain pdf, and The book, Sir Gawain and The Green KnightGawain and The epub, Sir Gawain and The Green Knight PDFI gave this three stars because it whetted my sapiosexuality for view spoiler Morgan la Fay hide spoiler , because seriously, if you hate women, there s only three things you can do to tide me over with your writing not write about them, be glorious at everything else, or include a female character who for all your fancy rhythms obviously scares the living shit out of you In the words of the immortal Shelley, if I cannot satisfy the one, I will indulge the other, and with twenty lines out I gave this three stars because it whetted my sapiosexuality for view spoiler Morgan la Fay hide spoiler , because seriously, if you hate women, there s only three things you can do to tide me over with your writing not write about


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