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The sword in the age of chivalry

by R. Ewart Oakeshott

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Published by Boydell Press in Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK, Rochester, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swords, Medieval.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEwart Oakeshott ; with drawings by the author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU854 .O2 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination146, [2] p., [48] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1081867M
    ISBN 100851153623
    LC Control Number94005438

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    Dover () republication of "The Age of Chivalry, Or Legends of King Arthur" from Bulfinch's Mythology: The Age of Fable, The Age of Chivalry, Legends of Charlemagne, originally Price: $ There are over photographs and drawings, each fully annotated and described in detail, supported by a long introductory chapter with diagrams of the typological framework first presented in The Archaeology of Weapons and further elaborated in The Sword in the Age of festivous-ilonse.com: $

    “Gentlemen, be courteous to the old maids, no matter how poor and plain and prim, for the only chivalry worth having is that which is the readiest to to pay deference to the old, protect the feeble, and serve womankind, regardless of rank, age, or color.” ― Louisa May Alcott, Little Women. Sir Arthur Wynne Morgan Bryant was an English historian, columnist for The Illustrated London News and man of affairs. His books included studies of Samuel Pepys, accounts of English eighteenth- and nineteenth-century history, and a life of George V/5(16).


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Jan 24,  · The Sword in the Age of Chivalry [Ewart Oakeshott] on festivous-ilonse.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The resplendent image of the medieval knight is symbolised by his sword, a lethal weapon on the battlefield and a badge of chivalry in that complex social code.

Ewart Oakeshott draws on his extensive research to recount the history of the sword from the knightly successors of the Viking Cited by: Jan 24,  · Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Sword in the Age of Chivalry at festivous-ilonse.com Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.

The Sword in the Age of Chivalry book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The resplendent image of the medieval knight is symbolise /5(37).

Jan 24,  · The book is well written, and includes many clear photos (black and white) as well as dozens of sketchs to aid in the identification of these weapons. The book is full of various historical bits pertaining to each class of sword. However what makes this book so good, also makes it near useless to anyone but the die-hard sword collector/5(11).

Records of the Medieval Sword [Ewart Oakeshott] on festivous-ilonse.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Forty years of intensive research into the specialised subject of the straight two-edged knightly sword of the European middle ages are contained in this classic study.

Spanning the period from the great migrations to the RenaissanceCited by: With clear illustrations and invaluable photographic plates The Sword in the Age of Chivalry offers first-class reference material for all weapons festivous-ilonse.com late EWART OAKESHOTT was an authority on the arms and armour of medieval Europe.

His other books include Records of the Medieval Sword and The Archaeology of Weapons/5(3). The arming sword or knightly sword is the single handed cruciform sword of the High Middle Ages, in common use between ca.

andpossibly remaining in rare use into the 16th century. This Knightly sword is made from carbon steel with a straight cruciform cross-guard and circular pommel.

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Get this from a library. The sword in the age of chivalry. [R Ewart Oakeshott] -- The Resplendent image of the medieval knight is concentrated in the symbolism of his sword. The straight, two-edged, cross-hilted knightly sword of the European middle ages was an object of vital. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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KNIGHTS AND THE AGE OF CHIVALRY on festivous-ilonse.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying festivous-ilonse.comcturer: Viking. Chivalry, or the chivalric code, is an informal, varying code of conduct developed between andbut never decided on or summarized in a single document.

It was associated with the medieval Christian institution of knighthood; knights' and gentlewomen's behaviours were governed [when?] by chivalrous social codes. The ideals of chivalry were popularized in medieval literature. A history and typology of the European knightly sword.

Oakeshott draws on his extensive research to trace its development from the knightly successors of the Viking weapon to the emergence of the Renaissance sword, using evidence from literature and art as well as from archaeology.

The Book of Chivalry (French: Livre de chevalerie) was written by the knight Geoffroi de Charny (c) sometime around the early s. The treatise is intended to explain the appropriate qualities for a knight, reform the behavior of the fighting classes, and defend the chivalric ethos against its critics, mainly in clerical circles.

Mar 16,  · With clear illustrations and invaluable photographic plates The Sword in the Age of Chivalry offers first-class reference material for all weapons enthusiasts.

The late EWART OAKESHOTT was an authority on the arms and armour of medieval Europe. His other books include Records of the Medieval Sword and The Archaeology of Weapons. show more/5(38). Jan 27,  · Buy The Sword in the Age of Chivalry (0) New Ed by Ewart Oakeshott (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(2). The knightly sword develops in the 11th century from the Viking Age festivous-ilonse.com most evident morphological development is the appearance of the festivous-ilonse.com transitional swords of the 11th century are also known as Norman festivous-ilonse.comy in the 10th century, some of the "finest and most elegant" of the Ulfberht type of "Viking" (actually Carolingian/Frankish) swords began to exhibit a more Type: Sword.

Our book is an attempt to solve this problem, by telling the stories of mythology in such a manner as to make them a source of amusement." Fan of this book. Help us introduce it to others by writing a better introduction for it. It's quick and easy, click here. Recent Forum Posts on Bulfinch's Mythology:.

The Age of Chivalry is a compilation of Medieval myths focusing on: the Arthurian legends, Welsh myths and the tales of Robin Hood. As one might expect there are maidens, knights, jousts, horses, quests, tournaments, smiting, magic and in one inexplicable instance – a badger in a bag/5.

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In all these accounts, knights are depicted as heroic and highly chivalrous: knights are bound to the chivalric code and are portrayed as honorable, loyal noblemen.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Sword in Anglo-Saxon England: The Sword in the Age of Chivalry by Ewart Oakeshott (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay!

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