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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - alexdallymacfarlane - LibraryThing
A very useful coverage of the legend's development, from the original facts of Godgifu to the most recent attitudes around her famous story. Complete with helpful bibliography. Recommended to anyone with an interest in what we can know of the legend. Read full review
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