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Benson, Larry Dean 1929-

Overview
Works: 83 works in 294 publications in 3 languages and 9,620 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Arthurian romances  History  Bibliography  Sources  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Concordances  Frame stories  Narrative poetry 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other, Publisher
Classifications: PR1851, 821.1
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Most widely held works about Larry Dean Benson
 
Most widely held works by Larry Dean Benson
The Riverside Chaucer by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

41 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and English, Middle and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition provides the general information on Chaucer's life, language, and works that one needs for a first reading of Chaucer, and difficult words and constructions are glossed on the pages. The Appendix contains the materials, including the extensive notes and glossary, for a more thorough understanding of Chaucer's works
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight : a close verse translation( )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is a late fourteenth-century Middle English alliterative romance outlining an adventure of Sir Gawain, a knight of King Arthur's Round Table. In this poem, Sir Gawain accepts a challenge from a mysterious green warrior. In a struggle to uphold his oath along this quest, Gawain demonstrates chivalry, loyalty, and honor. This new verse translation of the most popular English romance of the fourteenth century to survive to the present offers students an accessible way of approaching the literature of medieval England without losing the flavor of the original writing. The language of Sir Gawain presents considerable problems to present-day readers as it is written in the West Midlands dialect before English became standardized. With a foreword by Daniel Donoghue, the close verse translation includes facing pages of the original fourteenth-century text and its modern translation"--Publisher's website
Art and tradition in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

17 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malory's Morte Darthur by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Arthur's death; the Middle English stanzaic Morte Arthur and alliterative Morte Arthure by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

38 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Learned and the lewed : studies in Chaucer and medieval literature( Book )

11 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The literary context of Chaucer's fabliaux by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

12 editions published in 1971 in English and German and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chivalric literature : essays on relations between literature & life in the later Middle Ages( Book )

18 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contradictions : from Beowulf to Chaucer : selected studies of Larry D. Benson by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wisdom of poetry : essays in early English literature in honor of Morton W. Bloomfield( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A glossarial concordance to the Riverside Chaucer by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales : complete by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal recidivism : a bibliography of journal articles from 1976 to 1990 by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political activities of the aging : a bibliography by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International extradition : a bibliography by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in Undetermined and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war powers of the President : a bibliography by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The presidential line-item veto : a bibliography by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenile detention facilities : a bibliography of publications in the 1980's by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fairness doctrine : a bibliography by Larry Dean Benson( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The riverside Chaucer : based on The works of Geoffrey Chaucer, ed. by F.N. Robinson by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Riverside Chaucer
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King Arthur's death; the Middle English stanzaic Morte Arthur and alliterative Morte ArthureThe Canterbury tales : completeThe riverside Chaucer : based on The works of Geoffrey Chaucer, ed. by F.N. Robinson
Alternative Names
Benson, L. D.

Benson Larry D.

Benson, Larry D. 1929-

Benson, Larry D. (Larry Dean), 1929-

Benson, Larry Dean

Larry Benson

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