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Anglo-Norman Literature: The Pearl Poet

The poem known as Pearl came to us in the fourteenth century, c. 1370. It is the first of four poems copied by a single scribe. Patience and Purity┬áretell stories from the Old Testament and Sir Gawain and the Green … Continue reading

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