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Wittenwiler"s Ring, and the anonymous Scots poem Colkelbie sow

Heinrich Wittenweiler

Wittenwiler"s Ring, and the anonymous Scots poem Colkelbie sow

two comic-didactic works from the fifteenth century. Translated by George Fenwick Jones.

by Heinrich Wittenweiler

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesColkelbie sow, Ring
SeriesUniversity of North Carolina studies in the Germanic languages and literatures -- no. 18
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT1679 W86 R53
The Physical Object
Pagination246p.
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16362392M

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The sow was a military engine, resembling the Roman testudo. It was framed of wood, covered with hides, and mounted on wheels, so that, being rolled forwards to the foot of the besieged wall, it served as a shed, or cover, to defend the miners, or those who wrought the battering ram, from the stones and arrows of the garrison. The Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border, by Walter Scott The Laird O’ Logie An edition of this ballad is current, under the title of “The Laird of Ochiltree;” but the editor, since publication of this work, has been fortunate enough to recover the following more correct and ancient copy, as recited by a gentleman residing near Biggar.

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