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Romances of Chretien De Troyes A Symposium (Edward C. Armstrong Monographs on Medieval Literature, No 3) by Douglas Kelly

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Published by French Forum Pub .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature,
  • Chretien,
  • Congresses,
  • French Poetry,
  • Arthurian romances,
  • History and criticism,
  • Knights and knighthood in literature

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8339196M
ISBN 100917058593
ISBN 109780917058592

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