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Kane, George

Overview
Works: 55 works in 335 publications in 4 languages and 7,785 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Manuscripts  History  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Speaker, Performer
Classifications: PR2010, 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 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucer by George Kane( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and German and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over de Engelse dichter (c.1340-1400)
Will's visions of Piers Plowman, do-well, do-better, and do-best by William Langland( Book )

81 editions published between 1957 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 805 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
Chaucer and Langland : historical and textual approaches by George Kane( Book )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 641 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 Plowman by William Langland( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and English, Middle and held by 470 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 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 242 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 )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and English, Middle and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 first of its kind since Sir Walter Skeat's pioneering Glossarial Index of 1886, this glossary takes full account of the intervening advances in both Middle English lexicography and Piers Plowman scholarship. Each definition is supported by reference to instances in each of the forms where the word occurs. Where this applies they were chosen with an eye to the dialectal and morphological differences in the three texts, and to the rhetorically sophisticated grammar of the poet's style. The glossary, moreover, gives full attention to the remoteness of many elements in the poem's content from modern culture and its values."--Jacket
Piers Plowman--the three versions by William Langland( Book )

in 3 languages and held by 153 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 68 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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Will's visions of Piers Plowman, do-well, do-better, and do-bestThe 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