BARING-GOULD, SABINE WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY LESLIE SHEPARD.
Title Curious Myths Of The Middle Ages.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition.
Publisher University Books, New Hyde Park: 1967.
Seller ID 88490X1
Collects together all of those strange and compelling myths and legends that are so much a part of the Middle Ages. Will appeal equally to the student of the period, the collector of folktales, and those who simply like to be amused with stories of the marvelous. These essays were first published in two series from 1866 to 1868.
(Key Words: Middle Ages, Folktales, Myths, Jews, Prester John, William Tell, Antichrist, Pope Joan, Venus, St. Patrick, Paradise, St. George, St. Ursula, Virgins, Piper of Hameln, Melusina, Swan-Maidens, Knights, Leslie Shepard, Theophilus).