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Confessio Amantis, Volume 3: Select Bibliography

by: John Gower (Author), Russell A. Peck (Editor), Andrew Galloway (Translator)

Albertus Magnus. Speculum astronomiae. In Paolo Zambelli. The Speculum astronomiae and Its Enigma: Astrology, Theology, and Science in Albertus Magnus and His Contemporaries. Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science 135. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1992. [Includes Latin edition of Speculum astronomiae, as well as an English translation and commentary.]

Allen, Richard Hinckley. Star Names: Their Lore and Meaning. New York: Dover Publications, 1963.

Ames, Ruth M. "The Source and Significance of 'The Jew and the Pagan.'" Mediaeval Studies 19 (1957), 37-47.

------. "The Feminist Connections of Chaucer's Legend of Good Women." In Chaucer in the Eighties. Ed. Julian N. Wasserman and Robert J. Blanch. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1986. Pp. 57-74.

Aristotle. The Complete Works of Aristotle: The Revised Oxford Translation. Ed. Jonathan Barnes. 2 vols. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1984. Rpt. with corrections, 1995.

Arthur, Ross. Amadas and Ydoine. New York: Garland, 1993.

The Assembly of Gods: Le Assemble de Dyeus, or Banquet of Gods and Goddesses, with the Discourse of Reason and Sensuality. Ed. Jane Chance. Kalamazoo, MI: Medieval Institute Publications, 1999.

Astell, Ann W. Chaucer and the Universe of Learning. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1996. [See, especially, "Brunetto Latini's Trésor as Literary Emblem," pp. 76-83.]

Augustine. The City of God (De civ. dei). Trans. Marcus Dods. In A Select Library of the Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers of the Christian Church. Ed. Philip Schaff. First Series, vol. 2: St. Augustine's City of God and Christian Doctrine. New York: Christian Literature Company, 1890-1900. Rpt. Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 1956. Rpt. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson Publishing, 1994.

Baird, Forrest E., and Walter Kaufmann. Philosophic Classics Volume II: Medieval Philosophy. Second edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1997.

Bakalian, Ellen Shaw. Aspects of Love in John Gower's Confessio Amantis. London: Routledge, 2004.

Baker, Denise. "The Priesthood of Genius: A Study of the Medieval Tradition." Speculum 51 (1976), 277-91.

Baldwin, John. "The Medieval Merchant at the Bar of Canon Law." Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts & Letters 44 (1959), 287-99.

Barlam and Iosaphat: A Middle English Life of Buddha. Edited from MS Peterhouse 257. Ed. John C. Hirsh. EETS o.s. 290. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1986. [See Vitae Sanctorum, below.]

Barnie, John. War in Medieval English Society: Social Values in the Hundred Years War 1337-99. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1974.

Barr, Helen. "The Treatment of Natural Law in Richard the Redeless and Mum and the Sothsegger." Leeds Studies in English, n.s. 23 (1992), 49-80. [Excellent discussions of natural law as defined by Gratian and others, as it pertains to innate qualities and privileges in people.]

Bartholomaeus Anglicus. De proprietatibus rerum. See Trevisa, below.

Beidler, Peter G, ed. John Gower's Literary Transformations in the Confessio Amantis: Original Articles and Translations. Washington, DC: University Press of America, 1982.

Beidler, Peter G. "Diabolical Treachery in the Tale of Nectanabus." In Beidler, John Gower's Literary Transformations. Pp. 83-90.

Bennett, J. A. W. "Gower's 'Honeste Love.'" In Patterns of Love and Courtesy: Essays in Memory of C. S. Lewis. Ed. John Lawlor. London: Edward Arnold, 1966. Pp. 107-21.

Benoît de Sainte-Maure. Le roman de Troie. Ed. Léopold Constans. 6 vols. Société des anciens textes français. Paris: Librairie de Firmin-Didot et cie, 1904-12.

Benson, C. David. "Incest and Moral Poetry in Gower's Confessio Amantis." Chaucer Review 19 (1984), 100-09.

------. Public Piers Plowman: Modern Scholarship and Late Medieval English Culture. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2004.

Berchorius, Petrus. De formis figurisque deorum. Cap. 1 of Reductorium morale, Liber XV: Ovidius moralizatus. Based on Brussells MS Bibl. Reg. 863-9. Ed. with introduction by J. Engels. Preface by Erwin Panofsky. Werkmateriaal 3. Utrecht: Institute for Late Latin of the Rijksuniversiteit, 1966.

Bernardus Silvestris. The Cosmographia. Trans. with introduction and notes by Winthrop Wetherbee. New York: Columbia University Press, 1973.

------. Commentary on the First Six Books of Virgil's Aeneid. Trans. Earl G. Schreiber and Thomas E. Maresca. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1979.

Bertolet, Craig. "From Revenge to Reform: The Changing Face of 'Lucrece' and Its Meaning in Gower's Confessio Amantis." Philological Quarterly 70 (1991), 403-21. [Discusses Gower's narrative in comparison with Livy, Orosius, and Ovid.]

Bevington, David. Medieval Drama. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1975.

Boccaccio, Giovanni. Genealogie deorum gentilium libri. Ed. Vincenzo Romano. 2 vols. Scrittor d'Italia 200-01. Bari: G. Laterza, 1951.

The Book of Angels. Ed. and trans. Juris G. Lidaka. In Fanger, pp. 46-75.

Bracton, Henry de. De legibus et consuetudinibus Angliae [On the Laws and Customs of England]. 4 vols. Trans. Samuel E. Thorne. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 1968.

Brown, Carleton, and Rossell Hope Robbins, eds. The Index of Middle English Verse. New York: Columbia University Press, 1943.

Bullón-Fernández, Maria. Fathers and Daughters in Gower's Confessio Amantis: Authority, Family, State, and Writing. Cambridge, UK: D. S. Brewer, 2000.

Burke, Linda Barney. "Women in John Gower's 'Confessio Amantis.'" Mediævalia 3 (1977), 239-59.

------. "The Sources and Significance of the 'Tale of King, Wine, Woman, and Truth' in John Gower's Confessio Amantis." Greyfriar 21 (1980), 3-15.

------. "Genial Gower: Laughter in the Confessio Amantis." In Yeager, 1989. Pp. 39-63.

Burnley, J. D. Chaucer's Language and the Philosophers' Tradition. Chaucer Studies, no. 2. Ipswich, UK: D. S. Brewer, 1979.

Burrow, J. A. "The Portrayal of Amans in Confessio Amantis." In Minnis, 1983. Pp. 5-24.

Calin, William. "John Gower's Continuity in the Tradition in French Fin' Amor." Mediaevalia 16 (1993 [for 1990]), 91-111.

Carruthers, Mary J. The Book of Memory: A Study of Memory in Medieval Culture. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1990

Cazelles, Raymond, and Johannes Rathofer, eds. Illuminations of Heaven and Earth: The Glories of the Tres Riches Heures Du Duc de Berry. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1988.

Chance, Jane, ed. The Mythographic Art. 2 vols. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1990-2000.

------. Medieval Mythography: From Roman North Africa to the School of Chartres, A.D. 433-1175. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1994.

Chaucer, Geoffrey. The Riverside Chaucer. Third edition. Gen. ed. Larry D. Benson. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1987.

Chaucer's Ghoast: Or, A Piece of Antiquity containing twelve pleasant Fables of Ovid penn'd after the ancient manner of writing in England. Which makes them prove Mock-Poems to the present Poetry. With the History of Prince Corniger and his Champion Sir Crucifrag, that run a tilt likewise at the present historiographers. By a Lover of Antiquity. London: T. Ratcliff and N. Thompson for Richard Mills, at the Pestle and Mortar without Temple-bar, 1672.

Chestre, Thomas. Sir Launfal. Ed. A. J. Bliss. London: T. Nelson, 1960.

Christine de Pizan. Book of the City of Ladies. New York: Persea Books, 1998.

Cicero. De re publica. In Cicero, vol. 16. Trans. Clinton Walker Keyes. Loeb Classical Library 213. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1970.

Coffman, George R. "John Gower in His Most Significant Role." In Elizabethan Studies and Other Essays in Honor of George F. Reynolds. University of Colorado Studies. Series B, Studies in the Humanities vol. 2, no. 4. Boulder, CO: 1945. Pp. 52-61.

------. "John Gower, Mentor for Royalty: Richard II." PMLA 69 (1954), 953-64.

Coleman, Janet. Medieval Readers and Writers 1350-1400. New York: Columbia University Press, 1981.

Collins, Marie. "Love, Nature and Law in the Poetry of Gower and Chaucer." In Court and Poet: Selected Proceedings of the Third Congress of the International Courtly Literature Society (Liverpool, 1980). Ed. Glyn S. Burgess. Liverpool: Francis Cairns, 1981. Pp. 113-28.

Cooper, Helen. "'Peised Evene in the Balance': A Thematic and Rhetorical Topos in the Confessio Amantis." Mediaevalia 16 (1993 [for 1990]), 113-39.

Corner, George W. Anatomical Texts of the Earlier Middle Ages: A Study in the Transmission of Culture, with a Revised Latin Text of Anatomia Cophonis and Translations of Four Texts. Washington, DC: Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927.

Cowling, Samuel T. "Gower's Ironic Self-Portrait in the Confessio Amantis." Annuale Mediaevale 16 (1975), 63-70.

Craun, Edwin D. Lies, Slander, and Obscenity in Medieval English Literature: Pastoral Rhetoric and the Deviant Speaker. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1997. [See, especially, ch. 4: "Confessing the Deviant Speaker: Verbal Deception in the Confessio Amantis." pp. 113-56.]

Cursor Mundi: A Northumbrian Poem of the XIVth Century. Ed. Richard Morris. 7 vols. EETS o.s. 57, 59, 62, 66, 68, 99, 101. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1874-93; rpt. 1961-66.

Dante Alighieri. The Divine Comedy. Trans., with commentary, Charles S. Singleton. Second ed. 3 vols. Bollingen Series 80. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1977.

Dean, James M., ed. Six Ecclesiastical Satires. Kalamazoo, MI: Medieval Institute Publications, 1991.

------. Medieval English Political Writings. Kalamazoo, MI: Medieval Institute Publications, 1996.

deAngeli, Edna S. "Julius Valerius' Account of the Birth of Alexander: Text and Translation." In Beidler, John Gower's Literary Transformations. Pp. 119-41.

De Bellis, Patricia Innerbichler. "Thomas of Kent's Account of the Birth of Alexander: Text and Translation." In Beidler, John Gower's Literary Transformations. Pp. 91-117.

De dea Syria: Attributed to Lucian. Ed. Harold W. Attridge and Robert Oden. Missoula, MT: Scholars Press for the Society of Biblical Literature, 1976.

A Dictionary of Biblical Tradition in English Literature. Ed. David Lyle Jeffrey. Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans, 1992.

Dictys of Crete. The Trojan War: The Chronicles of Dictys of Crete and Dares the Phrygian. Trans. R. M. Frazer, Jr. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1966.

Dillon, John B. "Godfrey of Viterbo." In Medieval Italy: An Encyclopedia. Ed. Christopher Kleinhenz. New York: Routledge, 2004. 1.439-40.

Dimmick, Jeremy. "'Redinge of Romance' in Gower's Confessio Amantis." In Tradition and Transformation in Medieval Romance. Ed. Rosalind Field. Cambridge, UK: D. S. Brewer, 1999. Pp. 125-37.

Diodorus Siculus. Bibliotheca historica. Trans. R. M. Geer, C. H. Oldfather, C. L. Sherman, F. R. Walton, and C. B. Wells. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1962-71.

Dodd, William George. Courtly Love in Chaucer and Gower. Harvard Studies in English 1. Boston, MA: Ginn, 1913. Rpt. Gloucester, MA: P. Smith, 1959.

Donavin, Georgiana. Incest Narratives and the Structure of Gower's Confessio Amantis. English Literary Studies Monograph Series 56. Victoria, BC: English Literary Studies, 1993.

Early English Versions of the Gesta Romanorum. Ed. Sidney J. H. Herrtage. EETS e.s. 33. London: Oxford University Press, 1962.

Eberle, Patricia. "Politics of Courtly Style at the Court of Richard II." In The Spirit of the Court: Selected Proceedings of the Fourth Congress of the International Courtly Literature Society. Ed. Glyn S. Burgess and Robert A. Taylor. Woodbridge, UK: D. S. Brewer, 1985. Pp. 168-78.

Echard, Siân, ed. A Companion to Gower. Cambridge, UK: D. S. Brewer, 2004.

Echard, Siân, and Claire Fanger. The Latin Verses in the Confessio Amantis. East Lansing, MI: Colleagues Press, 1991.

Eichinger, Karl. Die Trojasage als Stoffquelle für John Gower's Confessio Amantis. Munich: Wolf, 1900.

Emmerson, Richard K. "Reading Gower in a Manuscipt Culture: Latin and English in Illustrated Manuscripts of the Confessio Amantis." Studies in the Age of Chaucer 21 (1999), 143-86.

The Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics. Ed. James Hastings (Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1915)

Evans, Joan, and Mary S. Serjeantson, eds. English Mediaeval Lapidaries. EETS o.s. 190. London: Oxford University Press, 1933.

Fanger, Claire, ed. Conjuring Spirits: Texts and Traditions of Medieval Ritual Magic. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1998.

Feimer, Joel N. "The Figure of Medea in Medieval Literature: A Thematic Metamorphosis." Ph.D. Dissertation. The City University of New York, 1983.

Ferster, Judith. "O Political Gower." Mediaevalia 16 (1993 [for 1990]), 33-53.

------. Fictions of Advice: The Literature and Politics of Counsel in Late Medieval England. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1996.

Fisher, John H. John Gower: Moral Philosopher and Friend of Chaucer. New York: New York University Press, 1964.

Fox, George G. The Mediaeval Sciences in the Works of John Gower. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1931; rpt. New York: Haskell House, 1966.

Fulgentius the Mythographer. Trans. Leslie George Whitbread. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1971.

Gallacher, Patrick J. Love, the Word, and Mercury: A Reading of John Gower's Confessio Amantis. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1975.

Galloway, Andrew. "Chaucer's Legend of Lucrece and the Critique of Ideology in Fourteenth-Century England." English Literary History 60 (1993), 812-32.

------. "The Making of a Social Ethic in Late-Medieval England: From Gratitudo to 'Kyndnesse.'" Journal of the History of Ideas 55 (1994), 365-83.

------. "Uncharacterizable Entities: The Poetics of Middle English Scribal Culture and the Definitive Piers Plowman." Studies in Bibliography 52 (1999), 59-87.

------. "Making History Legal: Piers Plowman and the Rebels of Fourteenth-Century England." In William Langland's Piers Plowman: A Book of Essays. Ed. Kathleen Hewett-Smith. New York: Routledge, 2001. Pp. 7-39.

------. Review of Conjuring Spirits (ed. Claire Fanger). Journal of English and Germanic Philology 100 (2001), 563-66.

------. "The Literature of 1388 and the Politics of Pity in Gower's Confessio Amantis." In The Letter of the Law: Legal Practice and Literary Production in Medieval England. Ed. Emily Steiner and Candace Barrington. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2002. Pp. 67-104.

Gaston, John B. "The Tale of Leucothoe." In Beidler, John Gower's Literary Transformations. Pp. 75-77.

The "Gest Hystoriale" of the Destruction of Troy: An Alliterative Romance Translated from Guido del Colonna's "Hystoria Troiana." Ed. George A. Panton and David Donaldson. 2 vols. EETS o.s. 39 and 56. London: Oxford University Press, 1968.

Gesta Romanorum. Trans. Charles Swan. London: George Routledge and Sons, Ltd., 1905. [Latin version; for English versions, see Early English Versions of the Gesta Romanorum.]

Gilbert, Allan H. "Notes on the Influence of the Secretum Secretorum." Speculum 3 (1928), 84-98.

Giles of Rome. See Trevisa, below.

Gilson, Etienne. History of Christian Philosophy in the Middle Ages. New York: Random House, 1955.

Gittes, Katharine S. "Ulysses in Gower's Confessio Amantis: The Christian Soul as Silent Rhetorician." English Language Notes 24 (1986), 7-14.

Glazer, Mark. "The Role of Wish Fulfillment in Märchen: An Adlerian Approach." New York Folklore Quarterly 5 (Summer 1979), 63-77.

Godley, A. D. See Herodotus, above.

Gower, John. The Complete Works of John Gower. Ed. G. C. Macaulay. 4 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1899-1902. Vols. 2 and 3 rpt. as The English Works of John Gower. EETS e.s. 81-82. London: K. Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co., Ltd., 1900-01; rpt. Oxford University Press 1957, 1969. [Vol. 1 is the French works; vol. 4 is the Latin works.]

------. The Major Latin Works of John Gower: The Voice of One Crying [Vox Clamantis], and The Tripartite Chronicle. Trans. Eric. W. Stockton. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1962.

------. Confessio Amantis (The Lover's Shrift). Ed. and trans. Terence Tiller. Baltimore: Penguin Books, 1963.

------. Confessio Amantis, by John Gower. Ed. Russell A. Peck. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1968. Rpt. Medieval Academy Reprints for Teaching. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1980. [Selections.]

------. Mirour de L'Omme (The Mirror of Mankind). Trans. William Burton Wilson. Rev. Nancy Wilson Van Baak. East Lansing, MI: Colleagues Press, 1992.

------. Confessio Amantis. Ed. Russell A. Peck, with Latin translations by Andrew Galloway. 3 vols. Kalamazoo, MI: Medieval Institute Publications, 2000-04.

The Greek Alexander Romance. Trans. Richard Stoneman. New York: Penguin Books, 1991.

Greimas, A. J. Sémantique structurale: Recherche de méthode. Paris: Librairie Larouse, 1966.

Grinnell, Natalie. "Medea's Humanity and John Gower's Romance." Medieval Perspectives 14 (1999), 70-83.

Guillaume de Lorris and Jean de Meun. Le Roman de la Rose. Ed. Félix Lecoy. 3 vols. in 2. Paris: H. Champion, 1970-74.

Grant, Mary A., ed. and trans. The Myths of Hyginus. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1960. [Includes Fabulae 1-277 and Poetica astronomica, Book 2.1-43.]

Guido de Columnis [Guido delle Colonne]. Historia destructionis Troiae. Ed. Nathaniel Edward Griffin. Cambridge, MA: Mediaeval Academy of America, 1936.

------. Historia destructionis Troiae. Trans. Mary Elizabeth Meek. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1974.

Hamilton, George L. "Some Sources of the Seventh Book of Gower's Confessio Amantis." Modern Philology 9 (1912), 323-46.

------. "Studies in the Sources of Gower." Journal of English and Germanic Philology 26 (1927), 491-520.

Hanawalt, Barbara A. "The Female Felon in Fourteenth-Century England." In Women in Medieval Society. Ed. Susan Mosher Stuard. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1976. Pp. 125-40.

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Harris, Kate. "The Longleat House Extracted Manuscript of Gower's Confessio Amantis." In Middle English Poetry: Texts and Traditions. Essays in Honour of Derek Pearsall. Ed. A. J. Minnis. Woodbridge, UK: York Medieval Press with Boydell Press, 2001. Pp. 77-90.

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Hoccleve, Thomas. The Regiment of Princes. Ed. Charles R. Blyth. Kalamazoo, MI: Medieval Institute Publications, 1999.

Hugh of St. Victor. The Didascalicon of Hugh of St. Victor: a Medieval Guide to the Arts. Trans. Jerome Taylor. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961.

Hurnard, Naomi D. The King's Pardon for Homicide before A. D. 1307. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1969.

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------. Fabulae. [See Grant, above.]

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------. "Gower's Use of Vita Barlaam et Josaphat in Confessio Amantis." Studies in English Literature [Japan] 56 (1979), 3-18.

Jacobus de Voragine. Legenda aurea. Ed. Johan Georg Theodor Grässe. Dresden: Impensis Librariae Arnoldianae, 1846.

------. The Golden Legend. Trans. Granger Ryan and Helmut Ripperger. New York: Arno Press, 1969.

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