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Schmidt, A. V. C. (Aubrey Vincent Carlyle)

Overview
Works: 29 works in 169 publications in 2 languages and 4,531 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: PR2013, 821.1
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Most widely held works about A. V. C Schmidt
 
Most widely held works by A. V. C Schmidt
The vision of Piers the Plowman by William Langland( Book )

44 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is one of the masterpieces of medieval literature. This new complete edition of the orginal text of the B-version answers every need of both the student and the interested lay reader. Marginal glosses, footnote translations, and a commentary providing textual, lexical, historycal and literary annotation facilitate the understanding, appreciation and, above all, the enjoyment of this great poem. The textual variants are given at the foot of the appropriate page for easy reference and comparison, and an extremely helpful index of proper names is provided, together with an extensive bibliography. The introduction discusses the literary traditions of the poem, and its structure and themes, and analyzes the poetic art of William Langland
The general prologue to the Canterbury tales and the Canon's yeoman's prologue and tale by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piers Plowman : a new translation of the B-text by William Langland( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a new annotated translation of the B-text, Langland's own extensive revision of his original text. One of the greatest poems of the English Middle Ages, Piers Plowman remains of enduring interest for its vivid picture of the whole life of medieval society, its deeply imaginative religious vision, and its passionate concern to see justice and truth prevail in our world
Piers Plowman : a parallel-text edition of the A, B, C and Z versions by William Langland( Book )

33 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English, Middle and English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clerkly maker : Langland's poetic art by A. V. C Schmidt( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval English romances( Book )

10 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval English romances by A. V. C Schmidt( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Beowulf to Caxton : studies in medieval languages and literature, texts and manuscripts by Tomonori Matsushita( Book )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earthly honest things : collected essays on Piers Plowman by A. V. C Schmidt( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earthly Honest Things brings together the complete shorter writings of a leading international authority on William Langland. Of A.V.C. Schmidt's recent two-volume Piers Plowman: A Parallel Text Edition, Derek Pearsall has said in Speculum that 'By any standards, it is a monumental achievement ... resolute, patient, deeply learned ... magisterial. ... Schmidt ... is always interesting and writes Other a controlled passion.' Lawrence Warner in The Medieval Review has called this edition 'nothing shor
Medieval English romances( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and English, Middle and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passion and precision : collected essays on English poetry from Geoffrey Chaucer to Geoffrey Hill by A. V. C Schmidt( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passion and Precision contains twenty essays on a range of major medieval and modern English and Irish poets. The first part consists of three chapters on Chaucer, including a substantial new study of Troilus and Criseyde, four on Chaucer's great contemporary the Pearl-poet, and one comparing the two poets. The core of the second part is six chapters on T.S. Eliot, three of them pioneering explorations of his poetic language. They are preceded by three on Hopkins, Shelley and Yeats (including a new study of Yeats's verse-technique), and followed by one on David Jones and Auden, and two on Geo
Piers Plowman. A parallel-text of the A.B. C and Z versions by William Langland( Book )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text by William Langland( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Truthe is the beste' : a Festschrift in honour of A.V.C. Schmidt by Nicolas Jacobs( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thirteen essays in this book, presented in honour of Dr A.V.C. (Carl) Schmidt, are designed to reflect the range of his interests. Dr Schmidt, who was a Fellow at Balliol College, Oxford from 1972 until his retirement in 2011, is best known for his comprehensive four-text edition of Piers Plowman, the fruit of a lifetime''s work on that text. He has also made a major contribution to the study of Chaucer and the medieval English contemplatives, and these authors also find a place in this collection. The essays presented here are intended to build upon the legacy of Carl Schmidt''s exemplary
Treatment of the crucifixion in Piers Plowman and in Rolle's Meditations on the passion by A. V. C Schmidt( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unity of European culture : the contribution of T.S. Eliot by A. V. C Schmidt( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piers Plowman : with Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ; Pearl and Sir Orfeo (anon.) by William Langland( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English, Middle and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales, engl./me., Ausz.] The General prologue to the Canterbu tales and the Canon's yeoman's prologue and tale by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The vision of Piers Plowman Prologue and Passus XIII by William Langland( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The tragedy of Arcite : a reconsideration of The knight's tale by A. V. C Schmidt( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The clerkly maker : Langland's poetic art
Alternative Names
Carlyle Schmidt, Aubrey Vincent 1944-

Schmidt, A. V.

Schmidt, A. V. C.

Schmidt A. V. C. 1944-....

Schmidt, Aubrey V. C. 1944-

Schmidt, Aubrey Vincent Carlyle

Schmidt, Aubrey Vincent Carlyle 1944-

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The general prologue to the Canterbury tales and the Canon's yeoman's prologue and talePiers Plowman : a new translation of the B-textPiers Plowman : a parallel-text edition of the A, B, C and Z versionsThe clerkly maker : Langland's poetic artMedieval English romancesFrom Beowulf to Caxton : studies in medieval languages and literature, texts and manuscriptsPiers Plowman. A parallel-text of the A.B. C and Z versionsTextPiers Plowman : with Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ; Pearl and Sir Orfeo (anon.)