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Piers the Ploughman

by Langland, William (2006)

Abstract

Written by a fourteenth-century cleric, this spiritual allegory explores man in relation to his ultimate destiny against the background of teeming, colorful medieval life.

Keywords

Piers Ploughman, Middle Ages, Feudal Society, Serfs, Peasants, Clergy

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Work in Literature

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