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YLS Volume 3 (1989)

YLS Volume 3 (1989)

Table of Contents

(ISBN 0-937191-15-9)



E. Talbot Donaldson, George Economou, Richard Barnes, “On Translating Piers Plowman”     1

David G. Allen, “The Dismas Distinctio and the Forms of Piers Plowman B.10-13″     31

James F. G. Weldon, “Gesture of Perception: The Pattern of Kneeling in Piers Plowman B.18-19″     49

Charlotte Brewer, “The Textual Principles of Kane’s A Text”     67

Stephanie Trigg, “The Rhetoric of Excess in Winner and Waster”     91



Arthur Sherbo, “Walter William Skeat (1835-1912) in the Cambridge Review”     109

L. M. Eldredge, “Some Medical Evidence on Langland’s Imaginatif”     131



John B. Friedman, “The Ages of Man”     137



Judith M. Bennett, Women in the Medieval English Countryside: Gender and Household in Brigstock Before the Plague (Priscilla Martin)     153

William J. Courtenay, Schools and Scholars in Fourteenth-Century England (Denise N. Baker)     156

Edward Donald Kennedy, Ronald Waldron, and Joseph S. Wittig, eds., Medieval English Studies presented to George Kane (Thomas J. Garbáty)     159

Gregory Krazmann and James Simpson, eds., Medieval English Religious and Ethical Literature: Essays in Honour of G. H. Russell (A. J. Minnis)     163

Forrest S. Smith, Secular and Sacred Visionaries in the Late Middle Ages (Avril Henry)     169

Hugh White, Nature and Salvation in Piers Plowman (A. V. C. Schmidt)     171

Jon Whitman, Allegory: The Dynamics of an Ancient and Medieval Technique (John M. Bowers)     174



George Kane, Chaucer and Langland; George Kane, ed., Piers Plowman: The A Version; George Kane and E. Talbot Donaldson, eds., Piers Plowman: The B Version     179


Vincent DiMarco, Annual Bibliography for 1988     181