Koss, Ronald G.

Family, Lineage and Kinship in the Cycle of Guillaume D'orange
1990 0-88946-692-0
Examines chronologically nine major texts of the Guillaume cycle, the kinship relationships of the characters (men, women, brothers, and siblings), and the nature, consequences, motives, and functions of these relationships. Demonstrates that the Cycle of Guillaume is a true cycle and details how the bonds of kinship provide the structural framework of the cycle.