Gower Bibliography

Music and Poetry at Court: England and France in the Late Middle Ages.

Wilkins, Nigel. "Music and Poetry at Court: England and France in the Late Middle Ages." In English Court Culture in the Later Middle Ages. Ed. Scattergood, V.J and Sherborne, J.W. London: Duckworth, pp. 183-204. ISBN 0715616374

Review

Wilkins uses Gower's apparent taste for French literary forms as indication of a similar interest in French musical approaches, thereby connecting him with what Wilkins identifies as the center of late fourteenth-century musical activity. The essay contain a valuable inquiry into the growth and development of the London Pui. [PN. Copyright the John Gower Society. JGN 3.1]

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