Medieval Tales and Stories

108 Prose Narratives of the Middle Ages

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Description

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 — 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.

ISBN: 9780486414072

Additional information

Weight9.6 oz
Dimensions5.3 x 0.5 x 8.4 in
Author

ISBN

978-0486414072

Format

Paperback

Published

October 5, 2011

Pages

272