Joan of Arc, maid of France
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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Albert Bigelow Paine.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC103 .P2
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6682471M
LC Control Number25021144
OCLC/WorldCa1532983

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  Joan of Arc Books for Adults The Maid and the Queen: The Secret History of Joan of Arc by Nancy Goldstone. This book explores the possible connections between Joan and Yolande of Aragon, queen of Sicily. Yolande, like Joan, supported the French dauphin against his enemies. But despite the queen’s armies and spies, victory seemed out of reach. From the book by Andrew Lang: The maid of France: being the story of the life and death of Jeanne d’Arc () Within half a league of Domremy, and visible, Jeanne said, from the door of her father’s house, was a forest called Oakwood, le Bois Chesnu, nemus , according to Jean Brehal, Inquisitor, and one of the clerical legists who were judges in the Trial for the. For some years before and around the time of activity of Joan of Arc, a number of vague prophecies concerning a young Maid who would save France were circulating. The prophecies were attributed to several sources, including St. Bede the Venerable, Euglide of Hungary, and of these spoke of a Maid who was supposed to come from the "borders of Lorraine". Additional Physical Format: Online version: Paine, Albert Bigelow, Joan of Arc, maid of France. New York, The Macmillan company, (OCoLC)

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