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Medieval English Lyrics A Critical Anthology by R. T. Davies

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Published by Northwestern University Press .
Written in English


  • Medieval & Renaissance music (c 1000 to c 1600),
  • Poetry,
  • England,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Poetry / Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Middle English (1100-1500),
  • English poetry

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7978992M
ISBN 100810100754
ISBN 109780810100756

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