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  • Record Number: 6250
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): McCarthy , Terence.
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  • Title: Did Morgan Le Fay Have a Lover? [The author examines a passage in the "Morte D'Arthur" which Eugène Vinaver emended to identify the knight Accolon as Morgan's "lover" rather than "her love." McCarthy cites Caxton's text and linguistic practice to argue for exclusion of the word "lover."
  • Source: Medium Aevum 60, 2 ( 1991): Pages 284 - 289.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Arthurian Literature Editing Texts Emendations Literature- Prose Malory, Sir Thomas, Author- Morte DArthur Morgan le Fay (Literary Figure)
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 15
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  • Author's Affiliation: Université de Dijon
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  • Year of Publication: 1991.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00258385
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