Last edited by Kigamuro
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 | History

6 edition of Legends of the Rhine And of the Low Countries found in the catalog.

Legends of the Rhine And of the Low Countries

by Thomas C. Grattan

  • 89 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Myth & legend told as fiction,
  • Literature: Folklore/Mythology,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8425151M
    ISBN 101410222926
    ISBN 109781410222923
    OCLC/WorldCa317479902

    The Project Gutenberg EBook of Legends of the Rhine, by Wilhelm Ruland This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. The sun was already low in the west; the animal, now seeing no way of escape, as his pursuer was close behind him, dashed into a river and swam to the other side. The. Rhine River Cruises Raise a glass of Riesling to our acclaimed Rhine River cruises through Switzerland, Germany and The Netherlands. See how the Rhine, Main and Moselle river systems unfold to create a spellbinding display of storybook villages, Dutch windmills, German vineyards and Gothic cities.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Race to the Rhine: Liberating France and the Low Countries by Leo Marriott and Simon Forty (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!5/5(1). Legends in Europe are at the heart of our society and history. They inspire not just many international films, drawing in billions of tourists from all around the world. But they also help us discover and dream about the origins of the continent’s many fantastic monuments, the magical beliefs that lie behind Europe’s sights, the history.

    Fortunato Zanfretta’s abduction story has become one of the most famous urban legends in Italy over the last few decades.. According to his own accounts (originally made while under hypnosis), Zanfretta was abducted by aliens called Dragos from the planet Teetonia, and experienced repeated abductions by the same group over a period of several years (). Legends of the Rhine Cruise. Would help to read the book prior to visiting the house. Be sure to make reservations online weeks before visiting to avoid long lines. Requires the ability to 5/5.


Share this book
You might also like
Thames Polytechnic market appraisal.

Thames Polytechnic market appraisal.

Mergers among the largest forest products firms, 1959-1970 [sic]

Mergers among the largest forest products firms, 1959-1970 [sic]

foreman in industrial relations.

foreman in industrial relations.

Exploding Head Syndrome Quite Harmless

Exploding Head Syndrome Quite Harmless

World-wide Sunday-school work

World-wide Sunday-school work

John W. West.

John W. West.

Works (Part 2)

Works (Part 2)

Town planning at the crossroads.

Town planning at the crossroads.

Fields & pine trees

Fields & pine trees

Science

Science

Yellowstone River Floaters Guide, Intake to Confluence, July 2006

Yellowstone River Floaters Guide, Intake to Confluence, July 2006

[The city farce

[The city farce

Expressive movements related to feeling of dominance

Expressive movements related to feeling of dominance

Whos Hu

Whos Hu

The castle

The castle

Legends of the Rhine And of the Low Countries by Thomas C. Grattan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grattan, Thomas Colley, Legends of the Rhine and of the Low Countries. London, H. Colburn and R. Bentley, concluding, once you begin to read the book.

(Cade Nolan) LEGENDS OF THE RHINE AND OF THE LOW COUNTRIES: THE DOUBLE DOUBT. (CONT.). THE TRAGEDY OF THE TRUENFELS. THE PRISONER OF THE PFALZ. COUNTESS KUNIGUND.

BRUN. THE LEGEND OF RUPRECHT'S BUILDING - To get Legends of the Rhine and of the Low Countries: The Double Doubt.

Additional Physical Format: Print version: Grattan, Thomas Colley, Legends of the Rhine and of the Low Countries. London, H. Colburn and R. Bentley,   Legends of the Rhine and of the Low Countries: The Double Doubt. (Cont.). the Tragedy of the Truenfels. the Prisoner of the Pfalz. Countess Brun.

the Legend of Ruprecht's Building [Grattan, Thomas Colley] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Legends of the Rhine and of the Low Countries: The Double Doubt.

(Cont.). the Tragedy of the Truenfels. the Prisoner of the : Thomas Colley Grattan. Legends of the Rhine and of the Low Countries: The Forfeit Hand. the Orphan of Cambray. the Curse of the Black Lady [Thomas Colley Grattan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact.

Full text of "Legends of the Rhine and of the Low Countries" See other formats. Many regional legends exist in the Low Countries about the origins of natural landmarks such as hills, bodies of water, springs, wells, forests and the sea, that attribute creation to the ancient gods.

Other legends tell where different witte wieven lived on as spirits in the Middle Ages, which are probably recharacterized stories of sacred sites.

This book was written to sell to tourists taking cruises up the Rhine through Germany. These are German legends and many were unfamiliar but made me think of Fairy Tales. Others were the great legends of Siegfried and Lohengrin/5.

the finest legends of the rhine. Verlag Hoursch & Bechstedt Bonn, n.d. pp., illus. b/w drawings. 16mo. Fine bright hardcover in near fine d/j with minimal soiling/rubbing on covers. Folklore of the Low Countries, often just referred to as Dutch folklore, includes the epics, legends, fairy tales and oral traditions of the people of Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg.

Traditionally this folklore is written or spoken in Dutch. 2 Folklore from the Middle Ages. In. This is a book of folk legends and folk lore from the Rhine region of Germany.

They are generally about folk legends or supernatural beings interacting with normal people--like sirens on the Rhine, or why a certain knight has a certain coat-of-arms/5.

Legends. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Narrower terms: Legends -- Africa; Legends -- Africa, West; Legends -- Alaska; Legends -- America; Legends -- Armenia (Repu. Legends of the Rhine by Ruland, Wilhelm and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The book was entitled "Rheinsagen", and, as I stood by the steamer-bookstall, I overheard the salesman recommending it to the passengers as the best collection of Rhine legends on the market.

When, in au insinuating manner, he recommended it to myself, I showed him my. The absence of the romantic spirit in most English and American compilations dealing with the Rhine legends is noteworthy, and in writing this book the author’s intention has been to supply this striking defect by retaining as much of the atmosphere of mystery so dear to the German heart as will convey to the English-speaking reader a true.

Page - When things were come to this desperate extremity, and the faction, which was formed against this unfortunate prince, grew more formidable from day to day, his friends advised him to go into Italy, and implore in person the clemency of the pontiff.

The emperor yielded to this ignominious counsel, without, however, obtaining from his voyage the advantages he expected. CHAPTER I: TOPOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL. There are many rivers whose celebrity is of much greater antiquity than that of the Rhine.

The Nile and the Ganges are intimately associated with the early history of civilization and the mysterious beginnings of wisdom; the Tiber is eloquent of that vanished Empire which was the first to carry the torch of advancement into the dark places of barbarian.

Description. The finest collection of myths, sagas and adventures to emerge from Germanic mythology are captured in this classic work.

Tracing the route of the mighty Rhine River, the reader will delve into some of the greatest legends ever to emerge from Germany in the Middle Ages, superbly retold in English by master mythological storyteller Hélène Guerber. Buy The finest legends of the Rhine by Wilhelm Ruland online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. I have included about fifteen English translation of German legends in the book list too. Some such story collections cover the countryside along the Rhine, others the Harz Mountain, and others translate tales from other areas.

Legends of the Rhine and of the Low Countries Vols 1 and 2. London: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley. Small Edition The Finest Legends of the Rhine, Wilhelm Ruland, Hard Cover Small Edition: $ Small The Edition Ruland, Hard Finest Wilhelm the Cover of Legends Rhine, Rhine, Cover Legends of Small Finest Wilhelm Hard The the Edition Ruland.Legends of the Rhine.

Wilhelm Ruland Buy from $ Hero Tales and Legends of the Lewis Spence Buy from $ The Wars for the Rhine. Anette Pedersen Buy from $ The finest legends of the Wilhelm Ruland Buy from $ Legends of the Rhine and of Thomas Colley Grattan Buy from $ Cycling the Rhine Route.

John Powell. This is a book of folk legends and folk lore from the Rhine region of Germany. They are generally about folk legends or supernatural beings interacting with normal people--like sirens on the Rhine, or why a certain knight has a certain coat-of-arms/5(9).