Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Patience ; and Pearl : Verse Translations
W.W. Norton, 2001 - Poetry - 193 pages
"These translations by Marie Borroff not only are one of the great achievements of the translator's craft but are works of art in their own right."--Lee Patterson, Frederick W. Hilles Professor of English and Chairman of Medieval Studies, Yale University.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - karl.steel - LibraryThing
Nearly done teaching it. Borroff's translation is, I guess, tied for the best available, but--and I hate to be a snob about it--there's really no substitute for the original. I doubt Borroff would ... Read full review
I really enjoyed reading this translation, Borroff has kept the alliteration beautifully in tact!