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Tales of the Teutonic lands.

by Cox, George W.

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Published by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Heldensage.,
    • Legends -- Germany.

    • Edition Notes

      Cox contributed to this volume only the introduction and the stories of Walter of Aquitaine and of Hugdrietrich and Hildeburg. cf. Pref.

      StatementBy George W. Cox, M. A., and Eusta ce Hinton Jones.
      ContributionsJones, Eustance Hinton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN683 .C65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 394 p.
      Number of Pages394
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6584582M
      LC Control Number16004114
      OCLC/WorldCa2196906

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Welles Author: Heinz Schmitz. The Teutonic knights were powerful and ferocious advocates of holy war. Their history is suffused with crusading, campaigning and struggle. Feared by their enemies but respected by medieval Christendom, the knights and their Order maintained a firm hold over the Baltic and northern Germany and established a formidable regime which flourished across central Europe for /5(19).Notes to the Prologue.

1. Tyrwhitt points out that "the Bull" should be read here, not "the Ram," which would place the time of the pilgrimage in the end of March; whereas, in the Prologue to the Man of Law's Tale, the date is given as the "eight and twenty day of.

T HE new fasciculus of Paul’s Grundriss der germanischen Philologie (Bd. ii, Abteilung i, Lief, i, contains a conspectus of the chief epic cycles of the Teutons by B. Symons, Heldensage; a short sketch of the history of the Gothic fragments by E.

Sievers, Gotische Literatur; and an article on the classic Old Northern literature by E. Mogk, Nordische Literatur.