Download PDF by Frances Densmore: Chippewa Customs (Borealis Books)

By Frances Densmore

Frances Densmore, born in 1867, used to be one of many first ethnologists to concentrate on the examine of yankee Indian track and tradition. Her ebook, first released in 1929, is still an authoritative resource for the tribal background, customs, legends, traditions, artwork, song, financial system, and relaxation actions of the Chippewa Indians of the U.S. and Canada.

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There are two documents listing the officers to be present at English coronations, and their duties, and two documents describing 33 Sworn Bond in Tudor England the coronation ceremony for English kings. The majority of the other documents of the volume describe various ceremonies, rituals, and traditions. There is a list of the precedence of lords and ladies, and the forms of crowns particular to each; there are two descriptions of the prizes which are to be given at contests and jousts; and there is a document on the order of a herald, containing the oath of a herald.

He was murdered just a few months later. This precedent, far more recent in the minds of Henry VIII and his ministers than that of Richard the Lionheart, was certainly strong enough to dissuade them from plans for a second coronation. More unofficial, but no less dissuasive, were the long-standing (but unfounded) rumors about plans for a second coronation for King John after the signing of Magna Carta and one for Richard III after the murders of the Princes in the Tower. It mattered little that these were only rumors.

Joshua is portrayed as an ideal spiritual and political leader because of his ability to make, interpret, and keep a solemn oath under complex and momentous circumstances. In this short, but important example, Elyot places sworn bond at the center of good service. Joshua represents both his Lord and the Law, and yet his success is determined by a decision which he alone makes. 1 Walker is correct that no specifics are discussed in these areas, but Elyot’s example of Joshua shows that Elyot is willing to refer to these issues conceptually and abstractly.

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