Confessio Amantis Teams Middle English Texts Series Vol Confessio Amantis Teams Middle English Texts Series Vol John Gower, Andrew Galloway, Russell A Peck on FREE shipping on qualifying offers The complete text of John Gower s Confessio Amantis is a volume edition, including all Latin components with translations of this bilingual poem and extensive glosses John Gower John Gower a r c October was an English poet, a contemporary of William Langland and the Pearl Poet, and a personal friend of Geoffrey Chaucer.He is remembered primarily for three major works, the Mirour de l Omme, Vox Clamantis, and Confessio Amantis, three long poems written in French, Latin, and English respectively, which are united by common moral and John Gower English poet Britannica amantis, late th century poem by John Gower.The Confessio begun about runs to some , lines in octosyllabic couplets and takes the form of a collection of exemplary tales of love placed within the framework of a lover s confession to a priest of Venus The priest, Genius, instructs the Thomas Usk Testament of Love Paperback Thomas Usk Testament of Love Thomas Usk, R Allen Shoaf on FREE shipping on qualifying offers Shoaf here presents a hitherto neglected Middle English text for both undergraduate and graduate classrooms Thomas Usk s The Testament of Love. Essays and Articles on Middle English Literature Middle English Literature Essays and Articles Extensive resource of textual criticism, scholarly and student essays, and articles on Medieval texts. Phyllis Phyllis Ancient Greek is a character in Greek mythology, daughter of a Thracian king according to some, of Sithon most other accounts do not give her father s name at all, but one informs that he was named either Philander, Ciasus, or Thelus.She married Demophon, King of Athens and son of Theseus, while he stopped in Thrace on his journey home from the Trojan War. George Willis Cooke, comp The Poets of The Poets of Transcendentalism An Anthology Edited by George Willis Cooke This small collection of poems brings together the major and minor authors of the great flowering of American verse. Bb Define Bb at Dictionary noun a male sovereign prince who is the official ruler of an independent state monarch Related adjectives royal, regal, monarchical a ruler or chief king of the fairies in combination the pirate kinga person, animal, or thing considered as the best or most important of its kind As different as chalk and cheese the meaning and There must be many pairs of things that are different than chalk and cheese Tourist boards in several of the chalkland areas of the UK try to place the phrase s origin in their locality and allude to vague connections between chalk and the local cheese. Lief Definition of Lief by Merriam Webster Did You Know Adverb Lief began as l of in Old English and has since appeared in many literary classics, first as an adjective and then as an adverb It got its big break in the epic poem Beowulf as an adjective meaning dear or beloved The adverb first appeared in the th century, and in , it was used in John Gower s collection of love stories, Confessio Amantis.