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Author Hume, Kathryn, 1945-

Title The owl and the nightingale : the poem and its critics / Kathryn Hume.

Publication Info. Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [1975]


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Description 1 online resource (xi, 139 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Note Print version record.
Contents 1. Some problems of text, date, authorship, and interpretation -- 2. The avian nature of the protagonists -- 3. The significance of the debate form -- 4. Intellectual and religious interpretations -- 5. Historical and political interpretations -- 6. Structure and sequential impact -- 7. The potentialities of burlesque-satire interpretation -- 8. Conclusions.
Language English, with examples in Middle English.
Note GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Owl and the nightingale (Middle English poem)
Owl and the nightingale (Middle English poem) (OCoLC)fst01357460
Owl and the nightingale.
Debate poetry, English (Middle) -- History and criticism.
Civilization, Medieval, in literature.
Birds in literature.
Birds in literature. (OCoLC)fst00833090
Civilization, Medieval, in literature. (OCoLC)fst00863071
Debate poetry, English (Middle) (OCoLC)fst00888737
POETRY / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Other Form: Print version: Hume, Kathryn, 1945- Owl and the nightingale. Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [1975] (DLC) 75001452 (OCoLC)1176805
ISBN 9781487599737 (electronic bk.)
1487599730 (electronic bk.)
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