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Dunn, Charles W. (Charles William) 1915-2006

Overview
Works: 59 works in 228 publications in 4 languages and 4,283 library holdings
Genres: History  Poetry  Legends  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Arthurian romances  Folklore  Literature  Romances  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Compiler, Composer, Narrator, Author of introduction, Other, Translator
Classifications: DA140, 841.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles W Dunn
Middle English literature by Charles W Dunn( Book )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and English, Middle and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
American conservatism from Burke to Bush : an introduction by Charles W Dunn( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chaucer reader : selections from the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

6 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of the poet in early societies by Morton W Bloomfield( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highland settler; a portrait of the Scottish Gael in Nova Scotia by Charles W Dunn( Book )

29 editions published between 1953 and 2018 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Future of the American Presidency( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foundling and the werwolf; a literary-historical study of Guillaume de Palerne by Charles W Dunn( Book )

16 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early English poetry by Charles W Dunn( Recording )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read in Old and Middle English: Caedmon's hymn; excerpts from Seafarer, Beowulf, Battle of Maldon; Sir Gawain and the Green Knight; Chaucer's Wife of the Bath's tale
The changing English language ; Changing literary style by Charles W Dunn( Recording )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American democracy debated : an introduction to American Government by Charles W Dunn( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance of the Rose by Guillaume( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first complete English translation of what may have been one of the most widely distributed works of literature in its time. It was begun by Guillaume de Lorris around 1237 as an allegory of courtly love, and continued around 1277 by Jean de Meun who's added lines (4,059 through 21,780) changed the poem into a satire on medieval life--especially on women and marriage. Robbins taught at Bucknell University; Dunn at New York University. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
The history of the Kings of Britain by Geoffrey( Book )

18 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Geoffrey of Monmouth is called the father of Arthurian romance. In this legendary history of Britain the chapters of central importance recount the fabulous exploits of King Arthur and his knights."--Back cover
The romance of the Rose by Guillaume( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous 13th century allegorical romance was begun by Guillame de Lorris, portraying the attempts of a courtier to woo his beloved and set in a symbolic walled garden. The work was finished after Guillame's death by Jean de Meun, who expanded the work into an encyclopedic and often satirical commentary on the many forms of love and courtship
The romance of the Rose by Guillaume( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Irish tales by Tom Peete Cross( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scottish Gaelic field recordings, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia( Recording )

5 editions published in 1941 in Scottish Gaelic and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ireland and the twelfth-century renaissance : [lecture given at the University of Chicago, March 3, 1954] by Charles W Dunn( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Congress and the Presidency in military crises: a communications model by Charles W Dunn( )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Roman de la Rose by Guillaume( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French allegorical poem written in the 13th century by Guillaume de Lorris and continued by Jean de Meun; the section by Jean de Meun starts at line 4059, f. 64
Poems for upper school, 1961-1962( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Middle English literature
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The role of the poet in early societiesHighland settler; a portrait of the Scottish Gael in Nova Scotia
Alternative Names
Dunn Charles W.

Dunn, Charles W. (Charles William), 1915-

Dunn, Charles William 1915-

Dunn, Charles William 1915-2006

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