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Edited by Dinah Birch

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780192806871
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191735066

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Described by *Chaucer in *Troilus and Criseyde (IV. 414) as a wise writer. This may be Zeuxis, a sage in the Alexander story, or the Athenian painter mentioned in ‘The Physician's Tale’ (...

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Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish)

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