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Afterword

J. A. Burrow

in Langland's Fictions

Published in print April 1993 | ISBN: 9780198112938
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191670879 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198112938.003.0006
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This chapter provides a brief summary of the discussions presented in the preceding chapters regarding Langland and the poem Piers Plowman. It is determined that Langland's poem possesses a fictive power that can number many unbelievers, as well as many believers, among its devotees.

Keywords: Langland; poem; Piers Plowman; fictive power

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Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval)

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