New PDF release: Alain Chartier: The Quarrel of the Belle Dame Sans Mercy

By JOAN E. McRAE

Belle dame sans merci (Beautiful girl with out mercy) (1424) isn't available in moden English translation somewhere else, making this a vital addition to any library with a medieval literature or French literature collection.

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