The scene that recounts his death is one of the greatest in world literaturethe oldest extant epic poem in french the song of roland is a celebration of the crusading and feudal values of the twelfth century its skillful structure and poetic intensity make it the most famous of the chansons de geste. Search by multiple isbn single isbn title author etc login sign up settings sell books wish list isbn 978 0140445329 actions add to bookbag sell this book add to wish list set price alert. The song of roland by glyn s burgess 9780140445329 the song of roland introduction a note on the translation the song of roland notes glossary of unusual terms bibliography appendix la chanson de roland index of proper names show more about glyn s burgess. Creator burgess glyn s subjects roland legendary character romances poetry in old french texts charlemagne 778 france fiction audience adult summary presents an english translation of the oldest existing epic poem in french telling the tale of the massacre in 778 of charlemagnes rearguard at roncesvalles in northern spain and includes an introduction and notes. Song of roland by glyn burgess available in trade paperback on powellscom also read synopsis and reviews on 15 august 778 charlemagne s army was returning from a successful expedition against saracen
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