The Ward of King Canute : A Romance of the Danish Conquest (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Ward of King Canute: A Romance of the Danish Conquest For the facts of this romance I have made free use of the following authorities: The Anglo Saxon Chronicle; The Venerable Bede's Ecclesiastical History of England; Ingulph's History of the Abbey of Croyland; William of Malmesbury's Chronicle of the Kings of England; The Chronicles of Florence of Worcester; Lingard's History and Antiquities of the anglo-saxon Church, and Lingard's History of Eng land; Dean Spencer's The White Robe of Churches; Collier's Ecclesiastical History of Great Britain; Montalembert's Monks of the West; Thrupp's Anglo Saxon Home; Hall's Queens Before the Conquest; Kemble's Saxons in England; Ridgway's Gem of Thorney Island; Brayley and Britton's History of the Ancient Palace and Late Houses of Parliament; Lof tie's Westminster Abbey and Loftie's History of Lon don; Allen's History and Antiquities of London; Lappenberg's History of England Under the Anglo Saxon Kings; Sharon Turner's History of the Anglo Saxons; Knight's Old England; Hume's History of England; Green's Conquest of England; Thierry's History of the Conquest of England by the Normans; Freeman's History of the Norman Conquest. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 394 pages
- 152 x 229 x 21mm | 526g
- 11 Jul 2017
- Forgotten Books
- 44 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white