William Siegfried Smith IV

There are 1 included publications by William Siegfried Smith IV:

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“Swiche illusiouns and meschaunces”: magic as a catalytic agent in the Breton lay : and, “Keep it secree, I yow preye”: esoteric alchemy in the Canon’s Yeoman’s tale 2020 7 Until recently, the function of magic within medieval literature was seen as little more than a convenient plot device; however, with recent scholarship suggesting that, because magical thought affected nearly every aspect of life in the Middle Ages,...