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Spirit of Festival: What Lies Behind the Carol, The West Australian, 24 December 1937
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A Medieval Romance
Tags: â€œAnglo-Saxon Chronicleâ€, â€œLife of Alfredâ€, â€œThe King Livethâ€, Alfred the Great (848/9-899), Anglo-Saxon, annals, army, Asser, Athelney, battle, book, book review, Chippenham, chronicle, Danelaw, Danes, East Anglia, Edington, Ethandune, Guthrum, historical romance, invasion, Jeffery Farnol, king, novel, Ó”lfred, recreation, romance, romanticisation, siege, victory, vikings, war, Wessex, West Saxon, Wiltshire
"Men Call Me a Fool"
Tags: Adonis, book, book review, books, court, duchess, fool, Francis I (1494-1547), hunchback, king, literature, medieval France, nobles, professional fool, review, tragedy, troubadour