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Lydgate, John 1370?-1451?

Overview
Works: 924 works in 2,759 publications in 6 languages and 35,181 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bibliography  Legends  Sources  Spurious and doubtful works  Biography  Manuscripts  Prayers and devotions 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Composer
Classifications: PR1119, 821.2
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Poems by John Lydgate( Book )

18 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Lydgate's importance for the history of English literature is assured by his contribution to the literary culture of the fifteenth century. He maintained a Chaucerian ideal of style, applying poetic form to current events and diffusing literary and historical knowledge by means of his verse compilations. He was not so much a creator as a preserver, combining the functions of author, scribe and librarian
The assembly of gods: or, The accord of reason and sensuality in the fear of death by John Lydgate( Book )

58 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reson and sensuallyte by John Lydgate( Book )

25 editions published between 1901 and 1992 in English and English, Middle and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lydgate's Temple of glas by John Lydgate( Book )

46 editions published between 1891 and 2013 in English and English, Middle and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrimage of the life of man by Guillaume( Book )

69 editions published between 1899 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographische InformationenDr. Veit Probst ist Direktor der Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg. Thomas Städtler ist Leiter des Dictionnaire Étymologique de l'Ancien Français (DEAF), einem Langzeitprojekt der Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften, sowie Privatdozent an der Universität Freiburg
Lydgate's minor poems. The two nightingale poems. (A.D. 1446.) by John Lydgate( Book )

30 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and English, Middle and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dance of death by Early English Text Society( Book )

27 editions published between 1931 and 2000 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lay folks mass book; or, The manner of hearing mass, with rubrics and devotions for the people, in four texts, and office in English according to the use of York, from manuscripts of the Xth to the XVth century by Catholic Church( Book )

20 editions published between 1879 and 2008 in English and English, Middle and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A translation into English verse, probably from a French original, attributed by the editor to the Dan Jeremy who was Canon of Rouen and Archdeacon of Cleveland (York)
A critical edition of John Lydgate's Life of Our Lady by John Lydgate( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lydgate's Troy book. A.D. 1412-20 by John Lydgate( Book )

43 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and English, Middle and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lydgate and Burgh's Secrees of old philisoffres; a version of the "Secreta secretorum." by Aristotle( Book )

43 editions published between 1894 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bruce; or, The book of the most excellent and noble prince Robert de Broyss, King of Scots by John Barbour( Book )

27 editions published between 1870 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The temple of glass by John Lydgate( Book )

42 editions published between 1477 and 2012 in English and English, Middle and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint Albon and Saint Amphibalus by John Lydgate( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and English, Middle and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Court of Sapience( Book )

3 editions published between 1483 and 1984 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historical collections of a citizen of London in the fifteenth century by James Gairdner( Book )

17 editions published between 1876 and 2007 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Saint Alban and Saint Amphibal by John Lydgate( Book )

13 editions published in 1974 in English and Dutch and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bruce; or, The book of the most excellent and noble prince, Robert de Broyss, king of Scots: by John Barbour( Book )

7 editions published between 1898 and 1937 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents another translation of Master John Barbour's famous work on Robert the Bruce from 1375
Lydgate's Fall of Princes by John Lydgate( Book )

in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Geoffrey Chaucer and others : being a reproduction in fasimile of the first collected edition 1532, from the copy in the British Museum by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

13 editions published between 1904 and 1969 in English and English, Middle and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The temple of glass
Alternative Names
Ioannes Lydgate

Joannes 1370-1449 Lidgate

Johannes 1370-1449 Lydgate

John 1370-1449 Lydgate

John Lydgate bénédictin, poète

John Lydgate britisk poet

John Lydgate Brits dichter (1370-1450)

John Lydgate brittisk poet

John Lydgate englischer Mönch und Dichter

John Lydgate poeta inglese

Lidgate, Iohn, 1370?-1451?

Lidgate, John.

Lidgate, John 1370-1449

Lidgate John 1370?-1450?

Lidgate, John 1370?-1451?

Lidgate, John c. 1370-c. 1451

Lindgate, John 1370-1449

Ludgate, John 1370-1449

Lydgate, .. 1370-1449

Lydgate, Dan John 1370-1449

Lydgate, Dan John ca 1370-ca 1451

Lydgate, Daniel J. 1370-1449

Lydgate, Daniel John ca 1370-ca 1451

Monk of Bery, 1370?-1451?

Monk of Bury, 1370?-1451?

Monke of Burie, 1370?-1451?

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Lydgate's minor poems. The two nightingale poems. (A.D. 1446.)The Lay folks mass book; or, The manner of hearing mass, with rubrics and devotions for the people, in four texts, and office in English according to the use of York, from manuscripts of the Xth to the XVth centuryLydgate's Troy book. A.D. 1412-20Lydgate and Burgh's Secrees of old philisoffres; a version of the "Secreta secretorum."The temple of glassThe historical collections of a citizen of London in the fifteenth centuryChaucerian tragedy