The warlike machines. Our wood-cuts represent some of the instruments used, during the middle ages, in carrying on sieges.
King Richard II. 1367-1400. Richard II (Richard Plantagenet, also known as Richard of Bordeaux 1367-1400), King of England from 1377 to 1399. PERHAPS no monarch under the same circumstances ever enjoyed… Read More
King and Knight. England 12th century. DRESSES of ceremony for solemn occasions, particularly with persons in exalted stations, suffer fewer changes in the course of time, than those in common use.… Read More
LADIES PLAYING ON THE HARP AND ORGAN. OSTUME, in the west of Europe, during the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, was not strikingly characteristic of difference of countries; its changes were… Read More
Fashion history. England from 1154 to 1216. Anjou-Plantagenêt ruling dynasty. HENRY II, 1154-1189; RICHARD I., 1189-1199; AND JOHN, 1199-1216.
Content: The Norman Period William the Conqueror, 1066-1087. by Mrs. Charles H. Ashdown.
The Frankish dominions in Merovingian times (486-768). from the decline of the Roman empire: Asia and of the New world connected with European.
Dynasty of Clovis from 511 to 638. The Salian Franks. The influence of the church in the barbarian period. Effects of the Germanic infasions. The Puppet Kings, Charles Martel.
Dutch noble woman in the 15th century.