Scholarship Related To John Gower And His Works

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John Gower’s Cinkante Balades

John Gower's Cinkante Balades Edited and Translated by Peter NicholsonFrom 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 poet. In...

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...

MS Add 59495: The Trentham Manuscript

British Library MS Additional 59495, known to early editors and modern Gower scholars alike as the Trentham Manuscript, is extraordinarily important to the study of Gower, given both its provenance and its contents. The manuscript consists exclusively of Gower's...

A Listing of the Rhymes in Gower’s Confessio Amantis

by Gyöngyi Werthmüller The following is a computer-generated listing of all the rhymes in Gower's Confessio Amantis. Introduction and method The couplets* are listed as follows: Each line in this document contains one rhyme pair. The members of each pair are...