The Anglo-Norman Metrical Chronicle of Geoffrey Gaimar

The Anglo-Norman Metrical Chronicle of Geoffrey Gaimar

Printed for the First Time Entire from the Manuscript in the British Museum, with Illustrative Notes, and an Appendix Containing the Lay of Havelok, the Legend of Ernulf, and the Life of Herward

by Thomas Wright

Hardback Publication Date: 02/11/2018

 
Excerpt from The Anglo-Norman Metrical Chronicle of Geoffrey Gaimar: Printed for the First Time Entire From the Manuscript in the British Museum, With Illustrative Notes, and an Appendix Containing the Lay of Havelok, the Legend of Ernulf, and the Life of Herward The present edition is a careful representa of the manuscript preserved in the British Muse which is in a writing of the thirteenth cent] A few notes have been added, intended pa as popular illustrations of the historical allusir and partly to explain the language or the variati of the manuscripts. In the former, I have hesitated to make full use of the notes given v the text in Mr Petrie's volume.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
ISBN:
9780331480689
9780331480689
Category:
British & Irish history
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
02-11-2018
Publisher:
Forgotten Books
Pages:
360
Dimensions (mm):
229x152x21mm
Weight:
0.63kg

Click 'Notify Me' to get an email alert when this item becomes available

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review The Anglo-Norman Metrical Chronicle of Geoffrey Gaimar.