Piers the Plowman

Author(s): Langland William

Literature

An allegorical satire on alliterative verse, describing the vision of the 14th-century poet who falls asleep in the Malvern Hills. Langland covers all aspects of political and theological debate, and echoing common sentiments in its satire of the corrupt church, especially the Friars.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781840221039
  • : Wordsworth Editions, Limited
  • : Wordsworth Editions, Limited
  • : October 1998
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : very good
  • : 304
  • : Langland William