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Kane, George

Overview
Works: 55 works in 329 publications in 4 languages and 7,774 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bibliography  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Manuscripts  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Prescriptions, formulae, receipts, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Speaker, Performer
Classifications: PR2013, 821.1
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Most widely held works about George Kane
 
Most widely held works by George Kane
Middle English literature; a critical study of the romances, the religious lyrics by George Kane( Book )

46 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucer by George Kane( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and German and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over de Engelse dichter (c.1340-1400)
Chaucer and Langland : historical and textual approaches by George Kane( Book )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Kane is widely regarded as the leading middle English textual and literary scholar of our time and this collection of his essays will be widely welcomed. They focus largely upon the texts of Chaucer and Langland and demonstrate in an exemplary way how critical issues can arise from meticulous textual study
Piers Plowman: the evidence for authorship by George Kane( Book )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The major edition of the three versions of Piers Plowman which the Athlone Press is in the process of publishing and of which Professor Kane is the general editor was not planned to include discussion of the authorship of the poem. The editors were agreed at the outset in believing that no real case for multiple authorship had been established in the course of the debate initiated by J.M. Manley in 1906, and they felt that a majority of Middle English scholars would support this view. They were satisfied that the hypothesis of single authorship was the best hypothesis to account for all aspec
Piers the Plowman; a critical edition of the A-version by William Langland( Book )

68 editions published between 1957 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This definitive edition of the C Version of Piers Plowman presents the poem in its second, uncompleted revision. Its base is the text in Huntington Library MS 143, corrected and restored from the evidence of all known manuscripts of the C tradition to that of the first fair copy of the poet's revision materials. The correction and restoration are described in an extensive Introduction, and there is a full apparatus of variant readings
Piers Plowman, the B version : Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-well, Do-better, and Do-best by William Langland( Book )

33 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piers Plowman by William Langland( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and English, Middle and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

- - Supplement. The evidence for authorship/by George Kane.-1965.-72p.; 23cm
Medieval English studies presented to George Kane( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiographical fallacy in Chaucer and Langland studies by George Kane( Book )

18 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will's visions of Piers Plowman and do-well by William Langland( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and English, Middle and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of good women by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This critical edition of the text brings together for the first time full manuscript variants and the results of recent palaeographical and codicological work on the manuscripts. It differs from earlier editions in attempting to identify textual originality from the quality of variant readings, and in giving grounds, in the analysis of variants, for the identification of the likelier derivative variant
The Piers Plowman glossary : Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-Well, Do-Better and Do-Best : a glossary of the English vocabulary of the A, B, and C versions as presented in the Athlone editions by George Kane( Book )

13 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Glossary is designed to facilitate access to William Langland's fourteenth-century dream-vision poem Piers Plowman which, with Dante's Divine Comedy and Chaucer's Troilus and Canterbury Tales, proclaimed the coming of age of European vernacular poetry. It defines the more than 5,000 English words, and words used as English, in the three forms of the poem printed in the Athlone series."
Piers Plowman--the three versions by William Langland( Book )

in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The liberating truth : the concept of integrity in Chaucer's writings: the John Coffin Memorial Lecture delivered before the University of London on 11 May, 1979 by George Kane( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just about famous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about celebrity impersonators. Take a look into the lives of those who are almost famous. From their personal lives to a celebrity impersonating convention
Poets and the poetics of sin by George Kane( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cowell Press and its legacy, 1973-2004 : interviews with Jack Stauffacher, George Kane, Aaron Johnson, Peggy Gotthold, Felicia Rice, Tom Killion( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical study of the romances, the religious lyrics, Piers Plowman by George Kane( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piers Plowman by William Langland( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English, Middle and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language and literature of early England by Bruce Mitchell( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Piers the Plowman; a critical edition of the A-versionPiers Plowman, the B version : Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-well, Do-better, and Do-bestPiers Plowman--the three versions
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Piers Plowman, the B version : Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-well, Do-better, and Do-bestThe legend of good womenThe Piers Plowman glossary : Will's visions of Piers Plowman, Do-Well, Do-Better and Do-Best : a glossary of the English vocabulary of the A, B, and C versions as presented in the Athlone editionsPiers Plowman--the three versions