Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Paperback

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Paperback

5 out of 5 (2 ratings)


"This is the best translation of Sir Gawain " -- Gordon Teskey, Cornell University


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 191 pages, Plans transparencies :Includes bibliographical references
  • Publisher: Broadview Press Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: classical, early & medieval
  • ISBN: 9780921149927


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It seems strange giving a book like this a rating in stars, because it's so ancient and it's not like it's the latest Dan Brown novel or something. ;)I studied this book, and I write an essay or two on it, and I loved it mostly because of where it came from.

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The changing of the seasons, the clothing of the characters, and the bloody battles and hunt scenes are all described with such vivid detail. I love the expression of the struggle that Gawain faces between chivalry and what he knows to be right.