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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Modernized versions -- Modernized versions.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPearl (Middle English poem). 1980., Sir Orfeo (Middle English poem). 1980.
    Statementtranslated by J. R. R. Tolkien.
    GenreModernized versions
    ContributionsTolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 165 p. ;
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22218601M
    ISBN 100345277600

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