Arms of John Gower from Vox Clamantis. With the permission
of Glasgow University Library, Dept. of Special Collections.
John Gower: Additional Resources
to Gower - Russell A. Peck
Biography - Britannica
Biography - Diane Watt
Biography - Catholic Encyclopedia
Biography - G. C. Macaulay / The Cambridge History, &c.
Biographical Excerpt in Italian - Antenati
Gower Manuscript Images - Glasgow University Library, Spec. Coll.
MS. Fairfax 3, f. 8r.
MS. Fairfax 3, f. 125v.
Camb. U. St. Cath. Coll. MS 7, fol 4v.
Camb. U. St. Cath. Coll. MS 7, fol 8v.
Camb. Univ MS. Add. 3035, f. 149 ro
End of Book II from Confessio Amantis Plimpton MS - Columbia
page from Confessio Amantis Plimpton MS - Columbia
1792 Portrait of Gower after his Effigy
Later Engraved Portraits of Gower - NPG
Gower's Tomb in Southwark Cathedral - Southwark Cathedral
Gower's Tomb in Southwark Cathedral - Christian N. Opitz
Several images of Gower's Tomb - Dan Mosser
Various Gower Images - Siân Echard
The Cambridge History of English and American Literature
in 18 Volumes (1907–21).
John Gower - G. C. Macaulay
Bibliography - Derek Pearsall
Outdated Bibliography - The Cambridge History, &c.
International John Gower Society
Online Gower Manuscripts - IJGS
Gower Page - Larry Benson
Site copyright ©1996-2022 Anniina Jokinen. All Rights Reserved.
Created by Anniina Jokinen on October 16, 2002. Last updated on November 24, 2022.
Middle English Literature
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
William Langland / Piers Plowman
Julian of Norwich
Thomas Malory / Morte D'Arthur
Middle English Lyrics
Essays and Articles
Intro to Middle English Drama
Historical Events and Persons
Hundred Years' War (1337-1453)
Edward, Black Prince of Wales
Lionel of Antwerp, Duke of Clarence
John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster
Edmund of Langley, Duke of York
Thomas of Woodstock, Gloucester
Richard of York, E. of Cambridge
Edward, Duke of York
Thomas, Duke of Clarence
John, Duke of Bedford
Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester
Catherine of Valois
Charles VII, King of France
Joan of Arc
Louis XI, King of France
Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy
The Wars of the Roses (1455-1485)
Causes of the Wars of the Roses
The House of Lancaster
The House of York
The House of Beaufort
The House of Neville
Margaret of Anjou
Richard Plantagenet, Duke of York
George, Duke of Clarence
More at Encyclopedia and at
Additional Medieval Sources