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Robert of Cisyle

Bibliographie

Titre:Kyng Roberd of Cysylle (éd. Utterson); Robert of Cisyle (éd. Foster); Roberd of Cisyle (éd. Nuck)
Date:Fin du XIVe siècle
Langue:Anglais
Genre:Roman
Forme:517 vers
Contenu:Roman
Incipit:Princes proude that beth in pres,
I wol you telle thing, not lees!
In Cisyle was a noble kyng,
fair and strong and sumdel yyng…
Explicit:… Crist, that for us gon dye,
in His kyneriche let us ben heighe,
evermore to ben above,
Ther is joye, cumfort and love. Amen.
Manuscrits Éditions anciennes
Éditions modernes
  • Kyng Roberd of Cysylle, [éd. Edward Vernon Utterson], London, Whittingham, 1839, 27 p. [GB] [IA: ex. 1, ex. 2]
  • Nugae Poeticae. Select Pieces of Old English Popular Poetry Illustrating the Manners and Arts of the Fifteenth Century. Edited by James Orchard Halliwell, London, John Russell Smith, 1844, xi + 72 p. (ici p. 49-63) [GB] [IA: ex. 1, ex. 2]
  • Remains of the Early Popular Poetry of England; collected and edited, with introductions and notes, by W. Carew Hazlitt, London, Smith, 1864-1866, 4 t. (ici t. 1, p. 264-288) [IA: t. 1, t. 2, t. 3, t. 4]
  • Sammlung Altenglischer Legenden, grösstentheils zum ersten Male herausgegeben von C. Horstmann, Heilbronn, Henninger, 1878, 228 p. (ici p. 209-219) [GB] [IA: ex. 1, ex. 2]
  • Nuck, Richard, Roberd of Cisyle, Berlin, Bernstein, 1887, 58 p. [GB] [IA]
  • Middle English Metrical Romances, edited by Walter Hoyt French and Charles Brockway Hale, New York, Prentice Hall, 1930, 2 t. — Réimpr.: New York, Russell and Russell, 1964.
  • Mittelenglische Dichtungen aus der Handschrift 432 des Trinity College in Dublin: ein Chaucer-Bruchstück, Palamon und Ersyte, Robert von Sizilien, eine Parabel aus der Barlaam-Legende, ein Marienwunder, Lehrgedichte, Stimmungs- und Schlachtenbilder aus der Zeit der Rosenkriege. Herausgegeben von Rudolf Brotanek, Halle/Saale, Niemeyer, 1940.
  • The Vernon Manuscript: A Facsimile of Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS. Eng. Poet. a. 1, with an introduction by A. I. Doyle, Cambridge, 1987.
  • Powell, Stephen D., Textual and Generic Instability in the Middle English "Roberd of Cisyle": A Study with Critical Edition, Ph. D. dissertation, University of Toronto, 1995.
  • Amis and Amiloun; Robert of Cisyle; and Sir Amadace, edited by Edward E. Foster. Second edition, Kalamazoo, Medieval Institute Publications (Middle English Texts Series), 2007, vii + 130 p. [lib.rochester.edu]
Traductions modernes
  • en anglais:
    • Ellis, George, Specimens of Early English Metrical Romances, Chiefly Written During the Early Part of the Fourteenth Century; to which is Prefixed an Historical Introduction, Intended to Illustrate the Rise and Progress of Romantic Composition in France and England. A new edition, revised by J. O. Halliwell, London, Bohn (Bohn's Antiquarian Library), 1848, viii + 600 p. (ici p. 474-479) [GB] [IA]
      Éditions antérieures:
      • Ellis, George, Specimens of Early English Metrical Romances, Chiefly Written During the Early Part of the Fourteenth Century; to which is Prefixed an Historical Introduction, Intended to Illustrate the Rise and Progress of Romantic Composition in France and England, London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme; Edinburgh, Constable, 1805, 3 t., vii + 387, [iv] + 404, [iv] + 419 p. [IA: t. 1, t. 2, t. 3]
      • Ellis, George, Specimens of Early English Metrical Romances, Chiefly Written During the Early Part of the Fourteenth Century; to which is Prefixed an Historical Introduction, Intended to Illustrate the Rise and Progress of Romantic Composition in France and England, London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1811, 3 t., vii + 408, [iv] + 419, [iv] + 432 p. [IA: t. 1, t. 2, t. 3]
    • A Wonder Book of Old Romance, by F. J. Harvey Darton, illustrated by A. G. Walker, London, Wells Gardner Darton, [1907], xix + 424 p. (ici p. 56-64) [IA: ex. 1, ex. 2]
      Réimpression:
      • A Wonder Book of Old Romance, by F. J. Harvey Darton, illustrated by A. G. Walker, New York, Stokes, [1907], xix + 424 p. [IA]
Études
  • Baker, Joan, « Deposuit potentes: apocalyptic rhetoric in the Middle English Robert of Sicily », Medieval Perspective, 12, 1997, p. 26-45.
  • Hamilton, Donna B., « Some romance sources for King Lear: Robert of Sicily and Robert the Devil », Studies in Philology, 71:2, 1974, p. 173-191. [jstor.org]
  • Hibbard (Loomis), Laura A., Mediæval Romance in England: A Study of the Sources and Analogues of the Non-Cyclic Metrical Romances. New edition with supplementary bibliographical index (1926-1959), New York, Franklin (Burt Franklin Bibliographical Reference Series, 17), 1963, viii + 350 p. [IA]
    Éditions antérieures:
    • Hibbard, Laura A., Mediæval Romance in England: A Study of the Sources and Analogues of the Non-Cyclic Metrical Romances, New York, Oxford University Press, 1924, viii + 342 p. [HT] [IA]
    • Hibbard (Loomis), Laura A., Mediæval Romance in England: A Study of the Sources and Analogues of the Non-Cyclic Metrical Romances. New edition with supplementary bibliographical index (1926-1959), New York, Franklin (Burt Franklin Bibliographical Reference Series, 17), 1960, viii + 350 p. [HT] [IA]
  • Hopkins, Andrea, « Roberd of Cisyle », The Sinful Knights: A Study of Middle English Penitential Romance, Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1990, 179-195.
  • Hornstein, Lillian Herlands, « King Robert of Sicily: a new manuscript », Publications of the Modern Language Association of America, 78, 1963, p. 453-458.
  • Hornstein, Lillian Herlands, « King Robert of Sicily: analogues and origins », PMLA, 79, 1964, p. 453-58.
  • Kölbing, E., « Kleine Beiträge zur Erklärung, Textkritik und Phraseologie mittelenglischer Dichter », Englische Studien, 13, 1889, p. 133-140. (ici p. 136-138) [GB] [IA] [HT]
  • Mehl, Dieter, The Middle English Romances of the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries, London, Routledge, 1968.
  • Olsen, Alexandra Hennessey, « The return of the king: a reconsideration of Robert of Sicily », Folklore, 93, 1982, p. 216-219.
  • Olsen, Alexandra Hennessey, « Oral tradition in the Middle English romance: the case of Robert of Cisyle », Oral Poetics in Middle English Poetry, éd. M. C. Amodio, New York, Garland, 1994, p. 71-87.
  • Powell, Stephen D., « Transforming the proud king transformed: Robert of Sicily », Modern Retellings of Chivalric Texts, éd. Gloria Allaire, Aldershot, Ashgate, 1999.
  • Powell, Stephen D., « Multiplying textuality: generic migration in the manuscripts of Roberd of Cisyle », Anglia, 116:2, 1998, p. 171-197. [DZ] DOI: 10.1515/angl.1998.116.2.171
  • Simons, John, « A Byzantine identity for Robert of Cisyle », The Matter of Identity in Medieval Romance, éd. Phillipa Hardman, Cambridge, Brewer, 2002, p. 103-112.
  • Southworth, John, Fools and Jesters at the English Court, Stroud, The History Press, 2011.
  • Yoon, Ju Ok, « King Robert as the illiterate fool in Robert of Cisyle », Journal of British and America Studies, 29, 2013, p. 127-148. [www]
Répertoires bibliographiques
Rédaction: Laurent Brun
Dernière mise à jour: 2 décembre 2018