Indian summer of English chivalry [

studies in the decline and transformation of chivalric idealism by Arthur B. Ferguson

Publisher: AMS Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 242 Downloads: 170
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  • England

Subjects:

  • Chivalry.,
  • Civilization, Medieval.,
  • England -- Civilization -- 1066-1485.,
  • England -- Civilization -- 16th century.

Edition Notes

StatementArthur B. Ferguson].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCR4529.G7 F4 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 242 p. ;
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4746532M
ISBN 100404171451
LC Control Number78063497

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