The recounting of myths and stories from Middle Ages during the time of Charlemagne. Written for a general audience, the book covers such famous histories and myths as The Orc, The Tournament, Ogier The Dane, The Invastion of France, and Orlando.
First published in 1863, the book was preceded by The Age of Fable and The Age of Chivalry. This edition is derived from the original book with 31 black & white illustrations. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Thomas Bulfinch was an American writer, mythologist, and banker, renowned for his enduring contributions to the world of folklore and mythology. Born in Newton, Massachusetts, Bulfinch lived a life that seamlessly intertwined his passion for literature with his career in finance. Learn More