Gawain [a libretto] by David Lawrence

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Published by Universal in London .

Written in English

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  • Gawain (Legendary character) -- Drama.,
  • Arthurian romances -- Adaptations.,
  • Knights and knighthood -- Drama.

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StatementDavid Harsent ; [set to music by Harrison Birtwistle].
LC ClassificationsPR6058.A6948 G38 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination88 p. ;
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1449419M
ISBN 100900938706
LC Control Number93100849

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Gawain accepts and beheads him with his blow, at which the Green Knight stands up, picks up his head, and reminds Gawain of the appointed time. In his struggles to keep his bargain, Gawain demonstrates chivalry and loyalty until his honour is called into question by a test involving Lady Bertilak, the lady of the Green Knight's castle.

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is the story of how Sir Gawain, a knight of King Arthur’s court, is tested by a mysterious knight. Gawain’s nemesis is gigantic, and his skin, clothing, and horse are completely green.

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Gawain Poet. The manuscript also includes a dozen rough illustrations of the four poems, though it is impossible to verify who created the images for this manuscript. Because Pearl is the most technically brilliant of the four poems, the Gawain Poet is sometimes also called the Pearl Poet.

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Fitt III Summary: Part Three of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight covers the three days before Gawain must leave the lord's castle to meet the Green Knight on New Year's Day.

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At a Glance. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is commonly believed to have been written in the 14th Century by the Pearl poet, an anonymous author known for his most famous work, a long poem.

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