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    Intolerable love: Tristram's saga And The Carlisle Tristan Fragment

    Finlay, Alison (2004) Intolerable love: Tristram's saga And The Carlisle Tristan Fragment. Medium Aevum 73 (2), pp. 205-224. ISSN 0025-8385.

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    Abstract

    The article offers criticism on Brother Robert's translation of the book "Tristrams saga ok �söndar," written by Anglo-Norman poet Thomas. The author looks at evidence provided by the Carlisle fragment, and suggests that scholars consider the implications of the scene, where lovers Tristan and Queen �sönd drank the love potion, for the debate on the treatment of love by Icelandic saga authors.

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    Item Type: Article
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Arts > English and Humanities
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2014 13:50
    Last Modified: 08 Jul 2014 13:51
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/10072

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