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Walter of Aquitaine

Francis Peabody Magoun

Walter of Aquitaine

materials for the study of his legend.

by Francis Peabody Magoun

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Published by Connecticut college in New London, Conn .
Written in English

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  • Walter, of Aquitaine -- Romances -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by F. P. Magoun and H. M. Smyser.
    SeriesConnecticut college, monograph no. 4
    ContributionsSmyser, H. M. 1901- jt. tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN687.W26 M3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 62 .
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6066756M
    LC Control Number50004158
    OCLC/WorldCa2270233

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The legend of Walter of Aquitaine is one of the most commonly known legends from the Germanic Heroic Age. Versions of the legend are preserved in Old English, Latin, Middle High German, Norwegian and numerous other versions, thankfully all are collected in English translations in this slim volume.5/5.

"Waldere" or "Waldhere" is the conventional title given to two Old English fragments from a lost epic poem, discovered in by E. Werlauff, Librarian, in the Danish Royal Library at Copenhagen, where it is still parchment pages had been reused as stiffening in the binding of an Elizabethan prayer book, which had presumably come to Europe following the Dissolution of the.

Genre/Form: Romances: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Learned, Marion Dexter, Saga of Walther of Aquitaine.

Baltimore, Mod. lang. Association. Walter of Aquitaine, Materials for the Study of His Legend [Magoun, F. and H. Smyser (Translators)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Walter of Aquitaine, Materials for the Study of His LegendAuthor: F.

and H. Smyser (Translators) Magoun. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Magoun, Francis Peabody, Walter of Aquitaine.

New London, Conn. The saga of Walther of Aquitaine by Learned, Marion Dexter, ; Ekkehard I, Dean of St. Gall, d. Publication date Topics Walter, of Aquitaine, Sagas Publisher Baltimore, Mod. lang. association of America Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California LibrariesPages:   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The saga of Walther of Aquitaine by Marion Dexter Learned,Mod. lang. association of America edition, in EnglishPages: As others - and the author herself - acknowledge, much of this book is history of the late 12th century (and a bit of the 13th).

That's because the subject, Eleanor of Aquitaine, was a women, and thus, in the context of the time, not worth a lot of attention in the records kept then/5(). I selected this book as a biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine, it is almost pages, so I expected to learn a lot about the fascinating life of this famous queen.

Unfortunately, not many reliable contemporary sources that record the protagonist life are available to us, and in 4/5. Eleanor of Aquitaine ( – April 1, ) was a medieval firebrand, and no question about it. These books about Eleanor of Aquitaine are historically-accurate testaments to this strong-willed woman of the Middle : Kristen Mcquinn.

Dive deep into Desmond Seward's biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine with a summary, extended analysis, commentary, and discussion.

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Contents. CONTENTS. 3: To THE INTRODUCTION. Saint Aquitanus Prosper, Tiro Prosper, Saint Prosper (of Aquitaine), Walter J. Burghardt, Ambroise ((saint ;), T. Lawler, Pope Leo I, J. Quasten Limited preview -   Buy a cheap copy of Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Biography book by Marion Meade.

Marion Meade has told the story of Eleanor, wild, devious, from a thoroughly historical but different point of view: a woman's point of view.—Allene Talmey, Free shipping over $/5(5). Ziolkowski, Jan M. “Walter of Aquitaine in Spanish Ballad Tradition.” Child's Children: Ballad Study and its Legacies, edited by Joseph Harris and Barbara.

Book Description: Eleanor of Aquitaine's extraordinary life seems more likely to be found in the pages of fiction. Proud daughter of a distinguished French dynasty, she married the king of France, Louis VII, then the king of England, Henry II, and gave birth to two sons who rose to take the English throne-Richard the Lionheart and John.

Walter (of Aquitaine, Waltharius.) Publication date Usage Public Domain Mark Topics bub_upload Collection europeanlibraries Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Oxford University Language English.

Addeddate Google-id RmgCAAAAQAAJ Identifier bub_gb_RmgCAAAAQAAJ Identifier-ark ark://t8bg5q65m. Read this book on Questia. Romance offers no more brilliant picture than does the story of Eleanor of Aquitaine, wife of two powerful medieval monarchs, and mother of two more -- one of them a villain, the other, the most famous warrior of his time.

De Vocatione Omnium Gentium Issue 14 of Ancient Christian writers Issue 14 of Ancient Christian writers; the works of the Fathers in translation: Authors: Prosper d'Aquitaine ((saint ;), Saint Aquitanus Prosper, Tiro Prosper, Saint Prosper (of Aquitaine), Walter J.

Burghardt, Ambroise ((saint ;), T. Lawler, Pope Leo I, J. Quasten: Editors. A surprisingly polished first novel set in the Yorkshire Downs, where Colonel Gerard Willoughby and beautiful wife Consuela run a small, very expensive spa within Castle Aquitaine.

Ulcer-ridden Dr. Hugh Godfrey, overweight and on the verge of divorce, finds his fellow guests rather daunting—over-refined Sheila Arbuthnot; tall, fit Walter Von Tenke; phony fading TV personality Jonathan Powers.

United Kingdom - United Kingdom - The early Plantagenets: Matilda’s son Henry Plantagenet, the first and greatest of three Angevin kings of England, succeeded Stephen in A he already possessed a reputation for restless energy and decisive action.

He was to inherit vast lands. As heir to his mother and to Stephen he held England and Normandy; as heir to his father he held Anjou. Gautier-Giffard 1er (Walter Giffard I), Seigneur de Longueville Companion Of William The Conqueror At The Battle Of Hastings; contributed 60 ships towards the invasion of England in He received grants of lordships (48 in Buckinghamshire) as his reward, and was given the county of Buckingham.

Eleanor of Aquitaine was the wife of two kings, Louis VII of France and Henry II Plantagenet of England, and the mother of two others, Richard the Lionhearted and John Lackland.

In her eventful, often stormy life, she not only influenced the course of events in the twelfth century but also encouraged remarkable advances in the literary and fine Brand: University of Texas Press. Book reviews.

Eleanor of Aquitaine Alison Weir Review by Michael Paulson. February Eleanor of Aquitaine led a remarkable life queen of England and France, participant in a Crusade, mother of Richard the Lionheart, patron of troubadours, benefactor of convents, and actor in numerous court intrigues that decided the fates of kingdoms and.

Alison Weir's Eleanor of Aquitaine brings to life a remarkable (and remarkably long-lived) woman. She married two kings, and was the mother of three more. She went on Crusade. One of the kings she married was the son of a man she'd likely had an affair with before her marriage, and she was rumored to have been a little too close to her own uncle/5(31).

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Andreas Capellanus did indeed write such a book: known as De Amore, or ‘About Love’, it was inspired by Ovid’s Ars Amatoria, translated as ‘The Arts Of Love’. The premise of the work is that of the author informing his pupil, Walter, of the dangers of love that await him.

Walter. A male given name. A common patronymic surname. Usage notes. Popular given name in Germany since the Middle Ages due to Walter of Aquitaine, a legendary Visigoth king celebrated in German folklore.

Eleanor, Duchess of Aquitaine was one of the leading personalities of the Middle Ages adn also one of the most controversial. She was beautiful, intelligent and wilful, and in her lifetime there were rumours about her that were not without substan.

Eleanor of Aquitaine Book Summary and Study Guide. Desmond Seward Booklist Desmond Seward Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Eleanor of Aquitaine; Eleanor was born, probably inin Bordeaux, France. She was the oldest child of William X, Duke of Aquitaine, and Aenor de Chatellerault.

Although not originally the heir, since. Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen consort of Louis VII of France, Queen consort of Henry II of England, mother of King Richard I of England and King John of England.

In MayEleanor of Aquitaine married Henry Fitz-Empress. Henry was the Duke of Normandy through his mother, Empress Matilda, and count of Anjou through his was also the heir to the throne of England as settlement of the conflicting claims of his mother Empress Matilda (Empress Maud), daughter of Henry I of England, and her cousin, Stephen, who had seized the throne of England at.

Everything you know about Eleanor of Aquitaine is wrong. Or so says Michael R. Evans, lecturer in medieval history at Central Michigan University. In his book “Inventing Eleanor: The Medieval and Post-Medieval Image of Eleanor of Aquitaine”, he works to destroy the myths that surround the life of Eleanor.

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Andreas Capellanus (Capellanus meaning "chaplain"), also known as Andrew the Chaplain, and occasionally by a French translation of his name, André le Chapelain, was the 12th-century author of a treatise commonly known as De amore ("About Love"), and often known in English, somewhat misleadingly, as The Art of Courtly Love, though its realistic, somewhat cynical tone suggests that it is.

By Student Laura Bright A First Look Eleanor was a French duchess. She later became queen of France, divorced her husband, and then became queen of England a short few months later. When it was all said and done, she held the titles of Duchess of Normandy, Duchess of Aquitaine, Countess of Anjou, Countess of Poitou.

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According to John of Salisbury, Raoul "was always dominated by lust" and decided to divorce his wife, who was the sister of Count Theobald of Champagne. Onze kunst. Geïllustreerd maandschrift voor beeldende kunst. 15e jaargang nr.9 (september ) [handelt o.a. over Walter Vaes] by Diverse auteurs and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

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Facebook gives people the power.William III ( – 3 April ), called Towhead (French: Tête d'étoupe, Latin: Caput Stupe) from the colour of his hair, was the "Count of the Duchy of Aquitaine" from and Duke of Aquitaine from to his death. He was also the Count of Poitou (as William I) from and Count of Auvergne from The primary sources for his reign are Ademar of Chabannes, Dudo of Saint-Quentin, and Born:Poitiers.