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YLS Volume 13 (1999)

Table of Contents (ISBN 1-889818-25-9) ESSAYS Andrew Galloway, ” Foreword: Reception and Its Discontents”     1 George Kane, “An Open Letter to Jill Mann about the Sequence of the Versions of Piers Plowman”     7 David C. Fowler, “Piers Plowman: Will’s ‘Apologia pro vita sua’”     35 Rees Davies, “The Life, Travels, and Library of an [more]


YLS Volume 12 (1998)

Table of Contents (ISBN 1-889818-19-4)   ESSAYS Andrew Galloway, “Introduction to Special Section: Gender and Piers Plowman”     1 Stephanie Trigg, “The Traffic in Medieval Women: Alice Perrers, Feminist Criticism, and Piers Plowman”     5 Joan Baker and Susan Signe Morrison, “The Luxury of Gender: Piers Plowman and The Merchant’s Tale     31 James J. Paxson, “Gender Personified, Personification Gendered, and the [more]


YLS Volume 11 (1997)

Table of Contents (ISBN 1-889818-13-5)   ESSAYS C. David Benson, “Piers Plowman and Parish Wall Paintings”     1 Roy J. Pearcy, “Langland’s Fair Field”     39 Wendy Scase, “‘First to reckon Richard’: John But’s Piers Plowman and the Politics of Allegiance ”     49 Edward Jones, “Langland and Hermits”     67 Richard Firth Green, “Friar William Appleton and the Date of Langland’s B Text”     [more]


YLS Volume 10 (1996)

Table of Contents (ISBN 1-889818-08-9)   ESSAYS Kathleen M. Hewett-Smith, “Allegory on the Half-Acre: The Demands of History”     1 Louise M. Bishop, “Will and the Law of Property in Piers Plowman”     23 Elisa Narin van Court, “The Hermeneutics of Supersession: The Revision of the Jews from the B to the C Text of Piers Plowman”     [more]


YLS Volume 9 (1995)

Table of Contents (ISBN 0-931791-62-0)   PAPERS FROM THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL LANGLAND CONFERENCE John A. Alford, “Langland’s Learning”     1 Response by Stephen A. Barney      8 Response by Andrew Galloway     10 Richard Barnes, “Langland’s Stance and Style”     19 Response by Mary Clemente Davlin, O. P.      31 Response by M. E. J. [more]


YLS Volume 8 (1994)

Table of Contents (ISBN 0-937191-57-4)   ESSAYS George Kane, “Reading Piers Plowman”     1 Jill Mann, “The Power of the Alphabet: A Reassessment of the Relation between the A and the B Versions of Piers Plowman”     21 Robert Adams, “Langland’s Ordinatio: The Visio and the Vita Once More”     51 Anne Hudson, “Piers Plowman and the Peasants’ [more]


YLS Volume 7 (1993)

Table of Contents (ISBN 0-937191-56-6)   ESSAYS Ralph Hanna III, “Studies in the Manuscripts of Piers Plowman”     1 Richard K. Emmerson, “‘Or Yernen to Rede Redels?’: Piers Plowman and Prophecy”     27 Stephen Manning, “Langland and the Tradition of Spiritual Growth”    77 Peter Barney, “Line-Number Index to the Athlone Edition of Piers Plowman”     97   NOTES [more]


YLS Volume 6 (1992)

Table of Contents (ISBN 0-937191-48-5)   ESSAYS John M. Bowers, “Piers Plowman and the Police: Notes Toward a History of the Wycliffite Langland”     1 Patrick J. Gallacher, “Imaginatif and the Sensus Communis”     51 Frank Grady, “Piers Plowman, St. Erkenwald, and the Rule of Exceptional Salvations”     63 Andrew Galloway, “Piers Plowman and the Schools”     89 Ralph [more]


YLS Volume 5 (1991)

Table of Contents (ISBN 0-937191-43-4)   ESSAYS Fred C. Robinson, “Robert E. Kaske”     1 Robert Adams, “Editing and the Limitations of the Durior Lectio”     7 Frederick M. Biggs, “‘For God Is After an Hand’: Piers Plowman B.17.138-205″     17 Helen Cooper, “Gender and Personification in Piers Plowman”     31 Patrick J. Gallacher, “Imagination, Prudence, and the Sensus [more]


YLS Volume 4 (1990)

Table of Contents (ISBN 0-937191-28-0)   ARTICLES Kathleen L. Scott, “The Illustrations of Piers Plowman in Bodleian Library MS. Douce 104″     1 Robert Worth Frank, Jr., “The ‘Hungry Gap,’ Crop Failure, and Famine: The Fourteenth-Century Agricultural Crisis and Piers Plowman”     87 Helen Barr, “The Relationship of Richard the Redeless and Mum and the Sothsegger: Some [more]