The poetic voices of John Gower: politics and personae in the Confessio Amantis / Matthew W. Irvin.
Gower's use of the persona, the figure of the writer implicated in the text, is the main theme of this book. While it traces the development of Gower's voice through his major works, it concentrates on the dialogue of Amans and Genius in the Confessio Amantis. It argues that Gower negotiat...
Boydell & Brewer,