The History of Chivalry (Martell Classic Books Edition)
A classic work by G.P.R James (George Payne Rainsford James), this book discusses the history and origin of chivalry and its impact on wars, such as the Crusades. This special edition reproduction has been formatted for easier readability and printing, with a short biography about the author added to the end of the book.
This book is a well cited and comprehensive history of the earliest development o the European knightly institution of chivalry and tracks its development and impact on European society across several centuries. A fine work of the celebrated author George Payne Rainsford James, who served as Historiographer Royal during the last years of William IV’s reign.