Stories chosen from 10 medieval collections (Disciplina clericalis, Dolopathos, Il Novellino, Gesta Romanorum, Il Pecorone, Les cent nouvelles nouvelles, etc.) offer a wonderful glimpse into many elements of medieval culture a witchcraft, magic, Crusaders, astrology, alchemy, pacts with the Devil, chivalry, trial by torture, church councils, mercantile life, such famous figures as Abelard, Dante, and Giotto, and much more.108 Prose Narratives of the Middle Ages Stanley Appelbaum. CATALOG ... Spirited history, comprehensive instmction manual covers 13 styles (ca. ... 16 lively tales tell of giants mmbling down mountainsides, of a magic wand that turus stone pillars into warriors, of gods and goddesses, evil hags, powerful forces and more.
|Title||:||Medieval Tales and Stories|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2012-08-02|