Creator burgess glyn s subjects roland legendary character romances poetry in old french texts charlemagne 778 france fiction audience adult summary presents an english translation of the oldest existing epic poem in french telling the tale of the massacre in 778 of charlemagnes rearguard at roncesvalles in northern spain and includes an introduction and notes. The scene that recounts his death is one of the greatest in world literaturethe oldest extant epic poem in french the song of roland is a celebration of the crusading and feudal values of the twelfth century its skillful structure and poetic intensity make it the most famous of the chansons de geste. The song of roland translated with an introduction and notes by glyn burgess format book language english published created notes translation of chanson de roland isbn 0140445323 lccn 90183545 oclc 23357007 other views staff view supplementary information research tools. Notes by glyn s burgess share us910 us1299 you save us389 free delivery worldwide the song of roland introduction a note on the translation the song of roland notes glossary of unusual terms bibliography appendix la chanson de roland index of proper names show more. The song of roland item preview remove circle by burgess glyn s glyn sheridan publication date 1990 topics roland legendary character epic poetry french poetry in old french texts and includes an introduction and notes bookplateleaf 0008 boxid ia133205
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