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

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