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The song of roland (old french, la chanson de roland) is the oldest surviving work of french literature, dating from the late 11th century taillefer. Click to read more about the song of roland by anonymous librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Everything you ever wanted to know about roland in song of roland, written by masters of this stuff just for you. Song of roland the song of roland, or la chanson de roland, is an anonymously written poem about count roland and his king charlemagne the story takes place in. Presents the classical epic, glorifying the heroism of charlemagne in the 778 battle between the franks and the moors.
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I charles the king, our lord and sovereign, full seven years hath sojourned in spain, conquered the land, and won the western main, now no fortress against him doth. It is frustrating to have a song or melody stuck in your mind and you can’t seem to put your finger on its exact title or artist how to find a song in seconds. Best books like the song of roland : #1 the romance of the rose #2 two lives of charlemagne #3 yvain, or the knight with the lion #4 the lais of marie de.
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