Legends and Satires from Medieval Literature

Martha Hale Shackford

Boston: Ginn and Company, 1913

Includes extracts from bestiaries and lapidaries, in modern English translation, with brief notes.

Contents: Bestiary: Lion, Eagle, Whale, Siren; Lapidary: Diamond, Sapphire, Amethyst. Geratite, Chelidonius, Coral, Heliotrope, Pearl, Pantheros; Symbolism of the carbuncle; Symbolism of the twelve stones.

176 p.

Language: English

LCCN: 13-25071; LC: PR1120.S5; DDC: 809.8; OCLC: 1456768


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