From El llibre de tres (“The book of three”):
The edition currently available of this late C14th parody on medieval proverb collections was published in 1997 by the outstanding Barcelonan philologist Martí de Riquer. More quotes here.
- Barcelona sidewalk etiquette
I’ve moaned about this before, and here’s a similar complaint in Terry’s Big Adventure: I noticed that there was more of a
- Bestiaries (ii): Llull and Orwell
Through the serpent have come all evils in the world.
- Sugarcandy excluded from judicial combat
De batalla, a legal document published somewhere around here between 1251 and 1255, prescribes the conditions by which litigants must agree
- More drunken shepherds
A brief take on els pastorets.
- beer found on mars
… or so says the Colorado-based New Belgium Brewing Company, which gives employees free beer, bicycles, and trips to Belgium and