Jousting with Jesters

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The boyars (wealthy land-owning nobles) had the right to elect the voivode (prince) from among various eligible members of the royal family. One cannot have medieval characters using correct period language because no one would find the speech readable. PERFECTING: In the Renaissance printing industry, the term "perfecting" refered to printing on the second side of a sheet of paper after the first side of that sheet had already been printed to make a double-sided copy.

Pages: 32

Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside (September 6, 2012)

ISBN: 1554552249

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