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Jean Froissart

Autor(a) de Chronicles

57+ Works 1,324 Membros 15 Críticas 3 Favorited

About the Author

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Obras por Jean Froissart

Chronicles (1978) 659 exemplares, 5 críticas
Froissart's Chronicles (1369) 242 exemplares, 4 críticas
Chronicle and Romance: Froissart; Malory; Holinshed (1997) — Contribuidor — 225 exemplares, 2 críticas
The Boy's Froissart (2011) 20 exemplares, 1 crítica
Chronicles (Classics) (1978) 8 exemplares
Chroniques, 1. livres I et II (2001) — Autor — 8 exemplares
Chroniques Livres III et IV (2004) — Autor — 6 exemplares
L'espinette amoureuse (2002) 5 exemplares
The Hundred Years War 4 exemplares
La guerre de cent ans (1964) 3 exemplares
Le joli buisson de Jeunesse (2000) 2 exemplares
Ballades et Rondeaux (1978) 2 exemplares
Die Bürger von Calais (1975) 1 exemplar
Chronicles of Froissart (1990) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

The Penguin Book of War (1999) — Contribuidor — 457 exemplares, 1 crítica
Contemporary chronicles of the hundred years war (1966) — Autor, algumas edições40 exemplares
Extraits des chroniqueurs francais — Contribuidor — 2 exemplares, 1 crítica
The Queen’s Story Book — Contribuidor — 2 exemplares
The princess's story book — Contribuidor — 1 exemplar

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1333 (circa)
Data de falecimento
1404 (circa)
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
France
Local de nascimento
Valenciennes, France
Locais de residência
Valenciennes, France (birth)
London, England, UK
Ocupações
chronicler
historian
writer
author
poet
chaplain

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Jean Froissart was one of the most important chroniclers of his era in France and England. At about age 24, he became a court poet and historian as the protégé of Philippa of Hainault, queen consort of Edward III of England. He was also able to travel widely in Europe gathering material for his writings. He's considered a leading sources of information on the Hundred Years' War.

Membros

Discussions

Froissart Chronicles – LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB 1959 em George Macy devotees (Maio 2023)

Críticas

Froissart is prone to embellishment but, like Herodotus, he is often our only source for the material. Interesting insight into the difficulty of life during that period.
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Geoffrey Brereton Editor and Translator
John Bourchier Translator
William Harrison Contributor
Thomas Malory Contributor
John Jolliffe Translator
G. C. Macaulay Editor, Editor (The Chronicles of Froissart)
Thomas Johnes Translator
Jean Emerson Cartography
Henry C. Pitz Illustrator

Estatísticas

Obras
57
Also by
6
Membros
1,324
Popularidade
#19,419
Avaliação
3.8
Críticas
15
ISBN
86
Línguas
5
Marcado como favorito
3

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