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Stories from Froissart

by Jean Froissart

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hundred Years" War, 1339-1453

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry Newbolt ...
    ContributionsNewbolt, Henry John, Sir, 1862-1938, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD113 .F918
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 368 p.
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23342149M
    LC Control Number99004542
    OCLC/WorldCa6723695

    Jean Froissart ? - ? A French-speaking medieval author and court historian from the Low Countries, who wrote several works, including Chronicles and Meliador, a long Arthurian romance, and a large body of poetry, both short lyrical forms, as well as longer narrative poems .   Froissart's Chronicles is probably one of the best works of medieval literature available to the reading public. He recounts numerous events, some of which he witnessed firsthand. Also in his chronicles are stories and legends that he learned of in his many travels through Europe/5(4).

    Jean Froissart, (born ?, Valenciennes, Brabant—died c. , Chimay, Hainaut), medieval poet and court historian whose Chronicles of the 14th century remain the most important and detailed document of feudal times in Europe and the best contemporary exposition of chivalric and courtly ideals.. As a scholar, Froissart lived among the nobility of several European courts. The Chronicles of Froissart () are one of the greatest contemporary records of fourteenth-century England and France. Depicting the great age of Anglo-French rivalry from the deposition of Edward II to the downfall of Richard II, Froissart powerfully portrays the deeds of knights in battle at Sluys, Crecy, Calais and Poitiers during the Hundred Years War.4/5(4).

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Public domain books are our gateways to the past, representing a wealth of history, culture and knowledge that's often difficult to discover. Marks, notations and other Stories from Froissart book present in the original volume will appear in this file - a reminder of this book's long journey from the publisher to a library and finally to you.

Book 3 () Mainly detailing Froissart's soujourn in the territory of the Count of Foix, and the stories he hears there. Also Battle of Otterburn Book 4 () - the main themes are the madness of King Charles VI, the English in Ireland, and the deposition of Richard by: 7.

Froissart gives us something that modern historians cannot: stories that he and his audience found interesting. His "tales" therefore give us access to how some people of the fourteenth century thought and talked about war and politics.

French texts of Froissart. The Chronicles of Froissart () are one of the greatest contemporary records of fourteenth-century England and France. Depicting the great age of Anglo-French rivalry from the deposition of Edward II to the downfall of Richard II, Froissart powerfully portrays the deeds of knights in battle at Sluys, Crecy, Calais and Poitiers during the Hundred Years War.4/5.

Telling Tales: The significance of story in Froissart’s construction of chivalry in the Voyage en Béarn. This essay is interested in the function of storytelling in the way that chivalric culture in the late- fourteenth-century thought about itself.

After the queen’s death inFroissart returned to Valenciennes, went into business, and completed book 1 of the Chronicles under the patronage of Robert of Namur, Philippa’s nephew. A very large proportion of that version was directly plagiarized from his pro-English predecessor, Jehan (or Jean) le Bel.

The Chronicles of Froissart () are one of the greatest contemporary records of fourteenth-century England and France. Depicting the great age of Anglo-French rivalry from the deposition of Edward II to the downfall of Richard II, Froissart powerfully portrays the deeds of knights in battle at Sluys, Crecy, 4/5(4).

Froissart's Chronicles (or Chroniques) are a prose history of the Hundred Years' War written in the 14th century by Jean Froissart.

The Chronicles open with the events leading up to the deposition of Edward II inand cover the period up torecounting events in western Europe, mainly in England, France. A selection of thirteen stories from Froissart's 'Chronicles' for children.

'Chronicles' are a collection of stories about the Hundred Years' War, starting with the events leading up to the deposition of Edward II, looking at the period up torecounting prominent events in. Jean Froissart (Old and Middle French: Jehan, c.

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