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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

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Anonymous. The Complete Works of the Pearl Poet. Ed. Casey Finch. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993.

Brewer, Derek, and Jonathon Gibson. Companion to the Gawain-poet. Rochester, New York: D. S. Brewer, 1997.

Brewer, Elisabeth. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Sources and Analogues. Rochester, New York: D. S. Brewer, 1992.

Burrow, J. A. The Gawain-poet. Plymouth, Massachusetts: Northcote House, 2000.

Lewis, C. S. The Discarded Image. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1964.

Spearing, A. C. The Gawain Poet: A Critical Study. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1970.

Stainsby, Meg. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: An Annotated Bibliography, 19781989. New York: Garland Publishers, 1992.

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Ya miss something, SparkNotes

by Captain_Goomboss, November 17, 2014

Ya miss something, SparkNotes. First you say that the Green Knight dismounts his horse to be decapitated, then you say he didn't fall off of his horse. You should have said "he didn't fall onto the ground as expected."

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight / Film adaptation

by anon_2223140688, January 12, 2015

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