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The knight of León, or, The monarch"s last bride

The knight of León, or, The monarch"s last bride

a tale of Moorish Granada

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Published by F. Gleason"s Pub. Hall in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Sylvanus Cobb, Jr
SeriesWright American fiction -- v. 2 (1851-1875), no. 574
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination100 p.
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15172041M

His father then selected another suitable bride, D. Constança Manoel, daughter of one of the most noble lords of Castille, Leon and Aragon. However, Pedro rejected the bride as well, furious for not having been consulted on such a personal matter and not happy that she had already been rejected by King Alfonso XI of Castille before him. The Warning must be viewed as the last act of mercy from God, a final appeal to mankind to do penance before the three days of darkness and the destruction of three-quarters of the human race. At a time when the murder of unborn babies and the sin of Sodom and Lesbos have become acceptable and "legal", we should not wonder why God is going to.

Georges Duby () was a member of the Académie française and for many years held the distinguished chair in medieval history at the Collège de France. His books include Women of the Twelfth Century, Volume One: Eleanor of Aquitaine & Six Others; Women of the Twelfth Century, Volume Two: Remembering the Dead; The Three orders; The Age of Cathedrals; The Knight, the Lady, and the Reviews: 9. The book is best read when you are looking to just read something light and enjoyable and have a pretty good time. This book never once gets boring at any point, and they get an interesting case to work too. “Dangerous Minds” is the second novel in the “Knight and Moon” series, which was released in .

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