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  1. The Shoulders of Giants The Shoulders of Giants says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBSimon Armitage has given this new life with his accomplished translation You can tell he spent a lot of time and passion into rendering the Middle English in Cheshire dialect no less into highly readable contemporary verse with a few well chosen ink well words thrown in for good measure Not encumbered with footnotes but it does have some introductory and closing remarks by the translator Readers should watch the accompanying excellent BBC documentary hosted by Armitage as he visits local sites in Wales and wester


  2. nerdness nerdness says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBI cannot overstate how shocked and impressed I was by this version Gawaine and the Green Knight has been done many times by many authors The original is in Middle English which means you're reading a translation That means most authors offering Gawaine are stodgy professor typesWhat makes this effort different was that Simon Armita


  3. Sixela Sixela says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBI wish I could give this zero stars I read the reviews here and thought that this would be easy for me to understand I read this book once and hated it so much and I thought this would be different Wrong It is so difficult to read and so hard to understand It has words like “nwe” and “nw yer” seriously? When they said “new translation” I expected it in English not some type of mistyped foreign old time English Also this book sounds like it’s written in a poem so when I read it I literally cannot comprehend anything Till this day this is still the worst book I have ever read


  4. C. M Mills C. M Mills says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBSir Gawain and the Green Knight is a medieval ;poem written in the fourteenth century by an unknown British poet He wrote his poem in Middle English The poem is brilliantly interpreted into modern English by Simon Armitage It is a mirror into the world of chivalry in the time of the Middle Ages The tale deals with a pilgrimage undertaken by Sir Gawain a knight in King Arthur's Court at Camelot He is forced to receive the blow of the Green Knight who appeared one Christmas at Arthur'scourt and had his head lopped off by Gawain Gawain most travel to the green chapel wherin resides the enigmatic Green Knight to receive condign punishment The story takes us to medieval court hunting field boudoir and is a gem of a storyExcellent Well wor


  5. Wanda B. Red Wanda B. Red says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBI've read a lot of translations of the poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight I regularly teach it and I thought that nobody cou


  6. L. Davidson L. Davidson says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBThis excellent book is a modern translation by Simon Armitage of an old anonymous medieval poem about an Arthurian myth It tells the tale of a Knight of the Round TableSir Gawainwho takes on a bizarre challenge put up


  7. Tufnell Paul Tufnell Paul says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBLike The Iliad which I have also read recently this work is timeless Or at least it is when translated into modern idiom as well as Simon Armitage has done hereThe story is surprisingly subtle Gawain is a “Master of the Universe” in the same sense as Sherman McCoy was in 1980s New York Related by blood to King Arthur himself he is physically strong and beautiful He has all the knightly virtues Fearless on the jousting field with courtly manners he prides himself on his ease and learned conversation with the court ladies He is held in high regard at Camelot and clearly holds himself in high regardJust as Sherman was taken out of his comfort zone so is Gawain The mysterious Green Knight crashes into the Round Table’s new year’s eve celebrations and Gawain finds himself entangled in an impossible duelGawain does not shirk He intends to meet his obligations even though they can only lead to his death He enters into bargain with another man he meets on his uest bu


  8. Michael Morrison Michael Morrison says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBA refreshing collouially liberal interpretation Having read the 'original' at University in the '70s The Tolkien text Simon Armitage a fellow Northerner brings out the fatuity of the Roman courtois 'non world A modern apologist might dare to mock Gawain and Arthur's court as a bunch of amateur dramaticals; something Pythonesue about it centuries before the Python machine kicked in


  9. Pamela Scott Pamela Scott says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBI’m a fan of Armitage I read his translation of Antigone The Burial at Thebes and loved it so had high expectations for this book I was not disappointed I loved this epic poem It’s split into four sections I knew I was going to enjoy it when I read the opening section which ends with the Green Knight lifting up his own severed head and tucking it under his arm which the head speaks to Gawain There’s so much to love in this epic poem The poem is written is uite old fashioned English but is easy to read The verses are packed with descriptions and imagery and each line was a pleasure to read I really loved it


  10. R Aunty Pat R Aunty Pat says:

    MOBI Join or create book clubs Ü MOBI Sir Gawain and the Green Knight MOBI Ë and the MOBI Ü sov skaars.co gawain free, green mobile, knight pdf, verse free, translation mobile, Sir Gawain ebok, and the download, Gawain and the kindle, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ePUBAs a child I was fascinated with the story of King Arthur and the concept of the Table Round and Chivalry Then as a young adult I went to see and was entranced by the musical Camelot with Laurence Harvey in London Later came the movie with Richard Harris and Vanessa Redgrave Through these years I had heard of the work Sir Gawain and The


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