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Shame and disgrace at King Arthur"s court

a study in the meaning of ignominy in German Arthurian literature to 1300

by Ann G. Martin

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Published by Kümmerle in Göppingen [Germany] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • German literature -- Middle High German, 1050-1500 -- History and criticism.,
  • Arthurian romances -- History and criticism.,
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature.,
  • Knights and knighthood in literature.,
  • Courts and courtiers in literature.,
  • Shame in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ann G. Martin.
    SeriesGöppinger Arbeiten zur Germanistik ;, Nr. 387
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT203 .M37 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220 p. ;
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2609892M
    ISBN 103874526070
    LC Control Number85172011

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