The Holy Greyhound: Guinefort, Healer of Children since the Thirteenth Century

The Holy Greyhound: Guinefort, Healer of Children since the Thirteenth Century

by Jean-Claude Schmidtt
     
 

Providing a rare access to the underlying cultural traditions of Europe, all too often submerged in the survivals of literate culture, this book will be welcomed by a wide range of historians and anthropologists.See more details below

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Providing a rare access to the underlying cultural traditions of Europe, all too often submerged in the survivals of literate culture, this book will be welcomed by a wide range of historians and anthropologists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521108805
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/29/2009
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Oral and Literate Culture Series, #6
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
228
Sales rank:
1,413,521
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. The Inquisitor;
Part II. The Legend and the Rite;
Part III. Saint Guinefort;
Part IV. Narrative Time, Historical Time;
Notes;
Bibliography;
Index.

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