Lexicographical Neighbors of Tenson
Literary usage of Tenson
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Manual of the Writings in Middle English, 1050-1400 by John Edwin Wells (1916)
"Little direct influence of the North-French tenson or jeu parti or feigned tenson can be suspected. It is rather, to narrative French poems imitative of the ..."
2. History of Provençal Poetry by Claude Charles Fauriel (1860)
"The term tenson was applied to colloquial pieces, in which two or more interlocutors ... And indeed all the questions of the tenson are of this description, ..."