The Medieval court in Europe
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Published by W. Fink in München .
Written in English



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  • Courts and courtiers -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.,
  • Europe -- Court and courtiers -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Edward R. Haymes.
SeriesHouston German studies ;, v. 6
ContributionsHaymes, Edward, 1940-, University of Houston-University Park. College of Humanities and Fine Arts., Symposium on Literature and the Arts (4th : 1983 : University of Houston-University Park)
LC ClassificationsGT3520 .M43 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination228 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2316309M
ISBN 10377052361X
LC Control Number86197252

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