Middle Ages

Read e-book online Desire PDF

By Amanda Quick

ISBN-10: 0307575632

ISBN-13: 9780307575630

Unique ebook: 1993

From the windswept, craggy coast of a distant British Isle comes the exciting story of a bold girl and a perilous knight... sure via the tempests of fate—and the dawning of... Desire

Upon her father's demise, appealing, headstrong girl Clarre knew that she needs to wed, for the security of the Isle of wish new fell to her. but whilst her guardian's collection of potential husband rode via her citadel gates, she felt completely betrayed. All sinewy muscle and savage metal, Sir Gareth of Wyckmere was once now not the poet she'd asked yet a fearsome knight whose in basic terms curiosity used to be in war.

Legions of robbers had fallen underneath the Hellhound of Wyckmere's sword, and now this daring warrior used to be sure that he may perhaps tame one willful spouse. but even Gareth couldn't deter woman Clare from attempting to mildew him into her ideal... until eventually their conflict of wills ignited a keenness that set them either aflame... and a treacherous plot positioned their lives in lethal peril.

Show description

Read or Download Desire PDF

Similar middle ages books

Download e-book for iPad: The Lady and the Unicorn by Tracy Chevalier

A journey de strength of historical past and mind's eye, the woman and the Unicorn is Tracy Chevalier’s resolution to the secret in the back of one of many paintings world’s nice masterpieces—a set of bewitching medieval tapestries that hangs this present day within the Cluny Museum in Paris. they seem to painting the seduction of a unicorn, however the tale at the back of their making is unknown—until now.

New PDF release: A Brief History of the Vikings

'From the Fury of the Northmen bring us, O Lord'. among the 8th and 11th centuries, the Vikings surged from their Scandinavian place of birth to alternate, raid and invade alongside the coasts of Europe. Their impact and expeditions prolonged from Newfoundland to Baghdad, their battles have been as far-flung as Africa and the Arctic.

Get Latin Sermon Collections from Later Medieval England: PDF

Just about all sermons have been written in Latin till the Reformation. This scholarly research describes and analyzes such collections of Latin sermons from the golden age of medieval preaching in England--the fourteenth and 15th centuries. Basing his reports at the extant manuscripts, Siegfried Wenzel analyzes their sermons and events.

Get The Age of the DROMON: The Byzantine Navy ca. 500-1204 PDF

This quantity examines the advance and evolution of the warfare galley referred to as the Dromon, and its relative, the Chelandion, from first visual appeal within the 6th century until eventually its supercession within the 12th century via the Galea built within the Latin West. starting as a small, fully-decked, monoreme galley, through the 10th century the Dromon had develop into a bireme, the pre-eminent struggle galley of the Mediterranean.

Additional resources for Desire

Example text

Script Caroline minuscule. 17. 29 Isidorus Hispalensis, Quaestiones in Vetus Testamentum, etc. England, Canterbury, Christ Church Cathedral Priory s. xii 1/4 Decoration Ornamental and minor initials Six-line initial H tinted in red, green, yellow and purple, formed by dragons, fish, human body and head-mask (13); 5-line green and red initial D filled with purple scrollwork (108); green, red and purple initials (2–10 lines) to books and chapters. ’ (s. xiv, 161v); no.  xiv in and no. 59 in Ingram’s list of 1508 (M.

2 Notes Verses De Sancto Honorio and De Sancto Theodoro added s. xv (140v). CMLUC, III, pp. 588–9; Ker, Norman Conquest, p. 30; MLGB, p. 40; Lambert, Bibliotheca, II, p. 280, IVA, p. 198; Gameson, Early Norman England, no. 38 and pl. 19; Lawrence-Mathers, Northumbria, pp. 78, 272 and fig. 50. 26. 28 In Evangelium Iohannis England, Gloucester Abbey s. , 268 x 188 mm (200 x 113 mm), 33 lines, ruled in hard point, above top line, quotation marks in margins, 2o fol. In principio (2), ut possent (3).

Xvi ex–xvii in; rebacked, Douglas Cockerell & Son, Grantchester, 1966). CMLUC, I, p. 414; MLGB, p. 29; C. R. Dodwell, Canterbury School, pp. 17, 120, pl. 11b; Ker, Norman Conquest, p. 15; Gameson, Early Norman England, no. 22; Gneuss, Handlist, no. 6. 10. 23, f. 3 Contents Part I: Ambrosius, Hexameron (1–66v). Part II: Ambrosius, De poenitentia (67–82); Augustinus, De poenitentia (Sermo 351) (83– 90), De utilitate credendi (90–101v), De fide ac symbolo (102–107v), Ad inquisitiones ianuarii (107v–117), Epistola ad Armentarium et Paulinam (ep.

Download PDF sample

Desire by Amanda Quick


by Charles
4.2

Rated 4.81 of 5 – based on 43 votes