Hero-myths and legends of the British race

by Ebbutt, M. I.

Publisher: Harrap in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 374 Downloads: 728
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Subjects:

  • Romances, English.,
  • Heroes.

Edition Notes

Other titlesBritish race
Statementby M.I. Ebbutt.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN683 .E3 1910
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, [2], 374, [1], p., [64] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages374
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14770191M

Hero Myths of the British Race I. Beowulf N OTABLE among the names of heroes of the British race is that of Beowulf, which appeals to all English-speaking people in a very special way, since he is the one hero in whose story we may see the ideals of our English forefathers before they left their Continental home to cross to the islands of Britain. Hero-Myths and Legends of the British Race (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press) Maud Isabel Ebbutt, Byam Shaw (Illustrator), J. H. F. Bacon et al (Illustrator) Published by Dodo Press (). Hero-myths And. Hero-myths And Legends Of The British Race By M.i. Ebbutt English Hardcover Book. $ HERO-MYTHS & LEGENDS OF THE BRITISH RACE by M. I. EBBUTT M. A. Robin Hood Introduction. E NGLAND during the twelfth, thirteenth, and fourteenth centuries was slowly taught the value of firm administrative government. In Saxon England, the keeping of the peace and the maintenance of justice had been left largely to private and family enterprise and to local and trading communities.

  Hero Myths and Legends of the British Race () by Maud Isabel Ebbutt, , available at Book Depository with free delivery : Maud Isabel Ebbutt. So in the hero-legends of our nation we may find traces of the thoughts and religions of our ancestors many centuries ago; traces which lie close to one another in these romances, telling of the nations who came to these Islands of the West, settled, were conquered and driven away to make room for other races whose supremacy has been as brief. Filed under: Legends -- Great Britain. Hero-Myths and Legends of the British Race, by M. I. Ebbutt (illustrated HTML with commentary at ) Traditional Tales of the English and Scottish Peasantry (London et al.: G. Routledge and Sons, ), by Allan Cunningham, contrib. by Henry Morley (multiple formats at ). Free 2-day shipping. Buy Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race; at nd: M Ebbutt.

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Hero. Myths and Legends of the British Race"--the pursuit and representation of the ideal hero as the mind of Britain and of early and mediæval England imagined him, together with the study of the characteristics which made this or that particular person, mythical or legendary, a hero to the century which sang or wrote about him.

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This text is in the public domain in the United States because it was published prior to January 1st, The resulting body of legends became a strange but coherent hybrid, so that by the time Chaucer wrote "The Wife of Bath's Tale" in the fourteenth century, a Christian theme of redemption fought for prominence with a tripartite Celtic goddess and the Arthurian legends of Sir.

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Beowulf, heroic poem, the highest achievement of Old English literature and the earliest European vernacular deals with events of the early 6th century and is believed to have been composed between and Although originally untitled, it was later named after the Scandinavian hero Beowulf, whose exploits and character provide its connecting theme.

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