Literature Quiz / Literary Couples

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Can you name the medieval (and earlier) romantic partners of the people named below?

Quiz Updated Sep 24, 2012

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One Half of CoupleOther HalfLiterary Source
BeatriceLa Divina Comedia
PetrarchIl Canzoniere
AeneasVergil et al.
TroilusBoccaccio, Chaucer, et al.
MedeaEuripides et al.
CatullusPoems of Catullus
OdysseusHomer et al.
JimenaThe Mocedades de Rodrigo et al.
XanthippePlato et al.
HectorHomer et al.
CynthiaPoems of [the answer]
King Edward I LongshanksVarious records and correspondence
One Half of CoupleOther HalfLiterary Source
Queen GuinevereGeoffrey of Monmouth et al.
CleopatraPlutarch et al.
JacobBook of Genesis
Empress TheodoraProcopius
Melanion (or Hippomenes)Hesiod et al.
EurydiceVergil et al.
King Shahryar1001 Arabian Nights
EmerThe Ulster Cycle
TristanSir Thomas Malory et al.
Sir GawainThe Weddynge of Syr Gawen and [the answer]
AbelardLetters between the two lovers!
EnidThe Mabinogion et al.
BrynhildrThe Völsungasaga

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