Lady Godiva: A Literary History of the Legend
This book investigates who Lady Godiva was, how the story of her naked horseback ride through Coventry arose, and how the whole Godiva legend has evolved from the thirteenth century through to the present day.
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Review: Lady Godiva: A Literary History of the LegendUser Review - Liam Guilar - Goodreads
I lived with this book fpr several years while writing "Lady Godiva and Me" and it was endlessly fascinating, provocative and useful. It not only investigates the historical reality behind the legend ... Read full review
Review: Lady Godiva: A Literary History of the LegendUser Review - Chris - Goodreads
Very detailed look at the development of the legend. The book includes not only an analysis of the legend, but also a look at women during pre and post Conquest England. Read full review