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The Song of Roland - Anonymous, Dorothy L. Sayers
The Song of Roland
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Presents the classical epic, glorifying the heroism of Charlemagne in the 778 battle between the Franks and the Moors. Bibliogs.
Presents the classical epic, glorifying the heroism of Charlemagne in the 778 battle between the Franks and the Moors. Bibliogs.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780140440751 (0140440755)
Publisher: Penguin
Pages no: 208
Edition language: English
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Philosophical Musings of a Book Nerd
Philosophical Musings of a Book Nerd rated it
3.0 Charlemagne's Rear Guard
In her introduction Dorothy Sayers compared the Song of Roland with Homer but in my opinion that is like comparing a graffiti artist with Pablo Picasso. Yeah, they're both painters, but they simply exist on two completely different levels. Granted, the Song of Roland is an epic poem in the tradition...
DaringPeg
DaringPeg rated it
A rather interesting little book. The differences in thought and its change from then to now is very apparent and challenges ones own views.
Tower of Iron Will
Tower of Iron Will rated it
5.0
I love Medieval Literature and the Song of Roland is one of my favorites. The great paladin Roland makes his glorious stand to save Charlemagne's army from the Saracens and the traitorous Ganelon.
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