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GUY OF WARWICK

(wym. gąjowuorik), Gwidon z Warwick, angielski bohater legendy i romansu, którego czyny po raz pierwszy spisał anglo-normański poeta na początku XIV w. w romansie o 7000 wersów.

Poemat opisuje czyny Gwidona przedsięwzięte dla zdobycia księżniczki Felice. Ratuje córkę cesarza niemieckiego, walczy z...

British Holidays - Guy Fawkes Day

Every year on 5th November British people celebrate Guy Fawkes Day. The tradition of Guy Fawkes bonfires goes back to the beginning of the 17th century. When Queen Elizabeth I died in 1603, English Catholics hoped that her successor, James I, would be more tolerant of their religion. However, he was not, and this angered a number of young men who decided that violent action was the answer. In 1605 one young man suggested to some close friends that the thing to do was to blow up the Houses of ...