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James Clarke Holt (1922–2014)

Autor(a) de Robin Hood

13+ Works 663 Membros 10 Críticas 1 Favorited

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Obras por James Clarke Holt

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Peasants, Knights and Heretics (1976) — Contribuidor — 31 exemplares
Transactions of the Royal Historical Society - Fifth Series, Volume 32 (1982) — Contribuidor, algumas edições7 exemplares
Transactions of the Royal Historical Society - Fifth Series, Volume 33 (1983) — Contribuidor, algumas edições4 exemplares

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laplantelibrary | 2 outras críticas | Feb 8, 2023 |
This is a serious scholarly book about Robin Hood , probably the most serious argument for a historical 13th century Robin Hood, with careful discussions of the early evidence such as it is, and the geography of the early Robin Hood poems, especially the Gest, which seems to be set in the Barnsdale region of southern Yorkshire, though mixed with (later?) references to the traditional Sherwood in Nottinghamshire. It also includes a well-known discussion of the audience of Robin Hood, subject on which there has been much debate.… (mais)
 
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antiquary | 6 outras críticas | Nov 17, 2017 |
with several versions of the great Charter. A landmark study
 
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StephenKaye | 2 outras críticas | Aug 28, 2014 |
Someone has written a book about the legend of Robin Hood, possible sources and inspirstions, and some findings about social conditions that might have led to the creation of the Legend. Robin hood is not so dignified a story as Arthur, and it seems to be more recent. the corpus has certainly been not carefully cared for, and is prey to commercial interests. A good critical book on the legend.
 
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DinadansFriend | 6 outras críticas | Nov 3, 2013 |

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Obras
13
Also by
6
Membros
663
Popularidade
#38,038
Avaliação
4.2
Críticas
10
ISBN
35
Línguas
2
Marcado como favorito
1

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