About This Text
This text was prepared by volunteers associated
with Heritage-History, using
as copytext, The Book of Saints and Heroes, by
Mrs. Lang, edited by Andrew Lang, London:
Longmans, Green, and Co., 1912.
Formatting was added to the text, proofreading was completed, and images were prepared
by Lisa Ripperton.
Since this book was first published before 1923, it is in the public domain
in the United States. By
U.S. law, it entered the public domain 75 years after
its first publication.
A number of illustrations by H. J. Ford are included in the text.
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