Author:Francis James Child

Francis James Child

American scholar, educator, and folklorist
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Francis James Child


Although there is much overlap in the contents, the later work cannot be considered a second edition of the earlier work. This work, often with the scholarly commentary stripped out often appears as
  • Observations on the Language of Chaucer
  • Observations on the Language of Gower's Confessio Amantis

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Works by this author published before January 1, 1927 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.