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The knight of the silver cross, or, Hafed, the lion of Turkestan

The knight of the silver cross, or, Hafed, the lion of Turkestan

a tale of the Ottoman Empire

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Published by F. Gleason"s in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Edgar W. Davies.
SeriesGleason"s series of prize tales -- no. l.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination280 p.
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17795518M
OCLC/WorldCa5364988

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[Edgar W Davies]. The knight of the silver cross or, Hafed, the lion of Turkestan. A tale of the Ottoman Empire. Yvain, the Knight of the Lion (French: Yvain ou le Chevalier au Lion) is an Arthurian romance by French poet Chrétien de was written c.

simultaneously with Lancelot, the Knight of the Cart, and includes several references to the narrative of that is a story of knight-errantry, in which the protagonist Yvain is first rejected by his lady for breaking a very important.

The Book of the Lion is an interesting adventure that takes you back in time to the dark ages. I learned so much by reading this book, and inquiring about it, that I'm inspired now to read more novels based off of real history/5.

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The knight of the silver cross: or, Hafed, the lion of Turkestan. A tale of the Ottoman Empire. (Boston: F. Gleason's publishing hall), by Edgar William Davies (page images at HathiTrust).

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This verse translation of Yvain; or, The Knight with the Lion brings to life a fast-paced yet remarkably subtle work often considered to be the masterpiece of the twelfth-century French writer Chrétien de Troyes. The creator of the Arthurian romance as a genre, Chrétien is revealed in this work as a witty, versatile writer who mastered both the soaring flight of emotion/5.

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Hubert can't even watch. There's something extra violent about killing unarmed, defenseless people. It's not even a battle—it's just killing. The Knight with the Lion (Yvain) Summary. Calogrenant tells Sir Gawain, Yvain, Kay and Queen Guinevere about when he, seeking adventure, finds an ugly peasant who directs him to a cold spring that boils, the water of which will produce a storm when poured on a rock.

Yvain, the Knight of the Lion (French: Yvain, le Chevalier au Lion) is a romance by Chrétien de Troyes. It was probably written in the s simultaneously with Lancelot, the Knight of the Cart, and includes several references to the action in that poem.

The main character, Yvain, is derived from the historical Owain mab Urien. The author draws on fresh research for a new interpretation of the actual role of the knight in England during the middle ages.

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