Ithica, NY, Cornell University Press: 1951
Seller ID: 578
Condition: Good with no dust jacket
Text is clean. Cover shows light wear. Discard stamp on copyright page. Small amount of roughing of front free endpaper and front inside cover from removal of library papers. Library sticker on upper corner of front cover. For an ex-library copy, very clean. ; From preface: The Index grew out of my own scholarly need of a list, with line references, of the proper names in the four Middle English poems, Pearl, Purity [Cleanness], Patience, and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. While making such a list, it occurred to me that a fuller list, with biographical and geographical information, might be... View More...