Old Tavern Signs [Illustrated]: An Excursion in the History of Hospitality by Fritz August Gottfried Endell

Old Tavern Signs [Illustrated]: An Excursion in the History of Hospitality

byFritz August Gottfried Endell

Kobo ebook | January 23, 2013

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This edition features
• illustrations
• a linked Table of Contents and Index

CONTENTS
I.  Hospitality and its Tokens 
II.  Ancient Tavern Signs 
III.  Ecclesiastical Hospitality and its Signs 
IV.  Secular Hospitality: Knightly and Popular Signs 
V.  Traveling with Shakespeare and Montaigne 
VI.  Tavern Signs in Art—especially in Pictures by the Dutch Masters 
VII.  Artists as Sign-Painters 
VIII.  The Sign in Poetry 
IX.  Political Signs 
X.  Traveling with Goethe and Frederick the Great 
XI.  The English Sign and its Peculiarities 
XII.  The Enemies of the Sign and its End 
Envoy: And the Moral? 
Bibliography 
Index

Title:Old Tavern Signs [Illustrated]: An Excursion in the History of HospitalityFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:January 23, 2013Publisher:VolumesOfValueLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN:9990005694513

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