Samuel Armistead is Professor of Spanish and Classics at the University of California, Davis.
Folk Literature of the Sephardic Jews: Vol. III: Judeo-Spanish Ballads from Oral Tradition, II; Carolingian Ballads, 1; Roncesvallesby Samuel G. Armistead, Joseph H. Silverman
The collaborators have edited five narrative themes derived from medieval French epics, compared them with 16th century Spanish ballads and define them within the context of world folk literature. Detailed English summaries, a list of folklore motifs and an exhaustive bibliography of variant versions in the Hispanic tradition make this an important reference work.
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