Publisher: Edwin Mellen Pr (June 2003)
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The legend of Melusine is among the such a lot attractive stories in French cultural heritage. Its myriad ramifications haven't basically affected the political historical past of Western Europe and the close to East of the center a while, yet have additionally supplied a window of realizing for human occasions and motivations harking again so far as pre-Roman occasions. Couldrette created the mediaeval poetic model of "Melusine" in response to Jean d'Arras's prose model, which was once written on the behest of Jean De berry. This serious version encompasses a precis of the tale and its production, its ancient heritage and resources, and textual heritage.