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The golden legend

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The golden legend

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Published by Hodder & Stoughton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Issued in box.

Statementby H. W. Longfellow ; with illus. by Sidney H. Meteyard.
ContributionsMeteyard, Sidney H.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 153 p., [25] leaves of plates. :
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21661175M
OCLC/WorldCa4233388

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One of the central texts of the Middle Ages, The Golden Legend deeply influenced the imagery of poetry, painting and stained glass with its fascinating descriptions of saints' lives and religious festivals.

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Choose the part of The Golden Legend which you want to read from the table of contents to get started. The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: Aslam, Nadeem. The Golden Legend. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, The novel opens in Pakistan in a fictitious city called Zamana.

Nargis and Massud are married architects in their fifties. They employ a housekeeper named Lily. The Golden Legend's life of St. Bartholomew, in the Caxton translation, with annotations and formatting by Richard Stracke S t.

Bartholomew, the apostle, went into India, which is in the end of the world. And therein he entered into a temple where an idol was which was named Astaroth, and he, as a pilgrim, abode there.

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The Kelmscott edition of The Golden Legend, by Jacobus de Voragine, was published in in London, England by William Morris of Kelmscott Press and Bernard Quaritch of Quaritch Books.

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