V International Congress of the John Gower Society 2023

“Gower in Contexts: His Words, His Books, His Heritage”University of St. Andrews, Scotland6-11 July, 2023 CALL FOR PAPERSProposals Due 1 Sept. 2022 Originally scheduled for 2020 at the University of Notre Dame (and cancelled due to the global pandemic), the V...

John Gower’s Traitié

John Gower’s Traitié (Traitié Selonc Les Auctours Pour Essampler Les Amantz Marietz) Edited and Translated by Peter Nicholson From the Introduction: “The Traitié is Gower’s defense of marriage. In form, it is virtually unprecedented, offering its argument...

John Gower’s Cinkante Balades

John Gower’s Cinkante Balades Edited and Translated by Peter Nicholson From the Introduction: “Together with his own Traitié pour essampler les amantz marietz, Gower’s Cinkante Balades contain the only surviving ballades in French by a medieval English...

Online Gower Manuscripts

Gower Manuscripts Hosted by the John Gower Society Additional 59495 (aka the Trentham Manuscript) In Praise of Peace and the Cinkante Balades. Wilson Library Rare Book Collection, UNC Chapel Hill Incunabula 532.5 Caxton edition of the Confessio Amantis.  Complete or...