October 2014
Modern Language Review;Oct2014, Vol. 109 Issue 4, p931
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
The article discusses the literary antagonism between English poets John Gower and Geoffrey Chaucer. The literary rivalry between them was evident in some of their works including Gower's Chaucer greeting in a version of the prologue for "Confessio amantis," Chaucer's moral Gower remark in "Troilus and Criseyde," and Gower's expunction of the Chaucer greeting from redactions of the "Confessio amantis."


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