|Statement||Peter V. MacDonald ; illus. by David Brown.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||208 p. :|
|Number of Pages||208|
The Court Jesters Hardcover – October 1, by Avigdor Dagan (Author), Barbara Harshav (Translator) See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Avigdor Dagan. If you are planning an event with a medieval theme then make sure you book one of our jesters! Traditionally a 'court jester' would live in the home of a noble family and provide foolery and entertainment during the Middle Ages and Tudor times. Our talented jesters have kept this tradition alive and offer a wide range of skills into their performances. The jester name, deriving from the Anglo-Norman “gestour” meaning “storyteller”, wouldn’t come about until around the 16th century. In any event, there were two popular types of court jesters prominent during the latter parts of Medieval times, the so-called “Licensed Fool” and the “Natural Fool”. The court jester is a universal character. He can be found in ancient Rome and in China, in Renaissance Europe and in czarist Russia, at the courts of the Middle East and in classical Sanskrit plays of ancient India. Although there were a few known female jesters, historical studies show that the majority of jesters were men. The most famous female court jesters were Astaude du Puy, who .
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